Table 5

Comparing residents and faculty’s responses

QuestionResponseTrainees
(N=17)
Faculty
(N=25)
P value
In what positive ways has the pandemic contributed to residents’ experience?Increased maturity level9 (53%)16 (64%)0.534
Solidarity/teamwork11 (65%)21 (84%)0.268
Greater clinical competence7 (41%)8 (32%)0.744
Expanded medical knowledge11 (65%)12 (48%)0.353
Heightened assertiveness2 (12%)8 (32%)0.162
Enhanced empathy9 (53%)19 (76%)0.184
Increased productivity2 (12%)4 (16%)>0.99
None1 (6%)2 (8%)>0.99
In what negative ways has the pandemic contributed to residents’ experience?Increased stress14 (82%)18 (72%)0.490
Increased fatigue4 (24%)7 (28%)>0.99
Fear/anxiety8 (47%)18 (72%)0.121
Decreased self confidence3 (18%)2 (8%)0.379
Feeling overwhelmed4 (24%)11 (44%)0.207
Hopelessness2 (12%)3 (12%)>0.99
Decreased productivity5 (29%)6 (24%)0.733
Decreased sleep0 (0%)4 (16%)0.134
None0 (0%)3 (12%)0.260