Table 1: Resident’s characteristics of both general surgery and orthopaedic surgery groups.

General surgery
( )
Orthopaedics ( ) value

Age30.5 (3.1)30.1 (3.8).31
Gender ( , %).002
 Female87 (64.9)51 (20.6)
 Male47 (35.1)196 (79.4)
Years of training3.0 (1.5)3.1 (1.5).51
Dedicated STS rotation ( , %)<.001
 Yes48 (35.8)208 (84.2)
 No86 (64.2)39 (15.8)
Dedicated STS teaching component<.001
 Yes90 (67.2)240 (97.2)
 No44 (32.8)7 (2.8)

Continuous data presented as mean (±SD).