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Table 1 Resident background characteristics

From: Predicting performance using background characteristics of international medical graduates in an inner-city university-affiliated Internal Medicine residency training program

Characteristics Study aggregate
Age (year), Median (IQR*) 35 (33–37)
Gender (W:M) 43%/57%
Married 65%
Time from medical school to residency training (years), Median (IQR*) 5 (4–7)
Visa status (J1/H1/Employment authorization) 88%
Asian origin 59%
USMLE Step 1, Median (IQR*) 85 (80–88)
USMLE Step 2 Clinical skills, Median (IQR*) 82 (79–87)
Pre-GME Clinical experience, n (%) 43/51 (84)
Pre-GME Research Experience, n (%) 34/51 (66.7)
US Externship, n (%) 14/51 (27.5)
Pre-GME Awards, n (%) 26/51(50.1)
ABIM examination pass, n (%) 49/51(96)
Fellowship aspirants, n (%) 12/51 (23.5)
Fellowship within 3 years after graduation, n (%) 8/51 (16)
  1. * IQR: Inter-Quartile Range 25th – 75th Percentile