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Table 2 Research experience

From: A survey on beliefs and attitudes of trainee surgeons towards placebo

Category N Count (%)
Research Involvement 189  
 2–5 days/week   14 (7)
 1 day/week   46 (24)
 1–3 days/month   70 (37)
 <1 day/month   59 (31)
Additional Higher Degrees 189  
 BSc or BA   58 (31)
 MSc, MA, MPhil or MS   60 (32)
 MD, PhD, DPhil or DSc   31 (16)
 None   40 (21)
GCP certificationa 189  
 Yes   82 (43)
 No   107 (57)
Patients recruited into RCTb 189  
 None   142 (75)
 1–5   26 (14)
 6–10   11 (6)
 >11   10 (5)
  1. aGood Clinical Practice (GCP)
  2. b Randomised Controlled Trial (RCT) within last 12 months