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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of all study participants (N = 35)

From: Medical student simulation training in intrauterine contraception insertion and removal: an intervention to improve comfort, skill, and attitudes

Characteristic Category n (%)
Planned Specialty Surgery 11 (31.4)
Medicine 5 (14.3)
Pediatrics 3 (8.6)
OB-GYN 2 (5.7)
Undecided 9 (25.7)
Other
No answer
3 (8.6)
2 (5.7)
Prior Experience with IUC Learned about IUC in a previous med school lecture 19 (54.3)
Previously seen at least one IUC placement 9 (25.7)
Self, partner, or family member has used IUC 10 (28.6)
Student learns best by: Participating in hands-on activities 17 (48.6)
Reading about a topic on my own 11 (31.4)
Teaching someone else about a topic 4 (11.4)
Attending a lecture on a topic 2 (5.7)
Participating in a group discussion 1 (2.9)