Table 6

ProQOL V subscale scores by group (mean, SD)*

GroupBO
mean (SD)
STS
mean (SD)
CS
mean (SD)
Hospital based27.9 (6.2)23.9 (5.7)36.3 (6.4)
General practice28.6 (5.9)23.2 (6.0)33.6 (6.7)
Surgical specialty27.6 (5.6)23.3 (5.3)37.4 (6.0)
Non-surgical specialty28.2 (6.0)23.7 (5.9)35.1 (6.6)
  • *Each subscale is scored out of 50. Population mean scores: BO 20, STS 11, CS 37.

  • BO, burnout; CS, compassion satisfaction; ProQOL V, Professional Quality of Life Scale; STS, secondary traumatic stress.