Table 1

PSS and SSS scores compared by gender and GEM status

n%PSSSSS
MeanSDMeanSD
Men7345.315.536.594.442.67
Women8854.317.997.37*5.242.54
GEM6540.416.377.564.852.72
Non GEM9659.617.36.774.932.57
  • PSS women versus men,* p=0.029; GEM versus non-GEM, p=0.849; SSS women versus men, p=0.058; GEM versus non-GEM, p=0.419.

  • GEM, graduate entry medicine; PSS, Perceived Stress Scale; SSS, Subjective Stress Scale.