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Table 3 Female (182) and male (186) physicians' participation in professional activities.

From: Gender and the professional career of primary care physicians in Andalusia (Spain)

    Unadjusted Model Adjusted Model  
Professional Activities Female physicians (Reference category) N (%) Male GPs (Risk category) N (%) OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI) ICC
Health center manager 9 (4.9) 28 (15.1) 3.41 *
(1.56; 7.44)
4.69 *
(1.83;12.03)
<0.001
Accredited FMS tutor 51 (28.0) 50 (26.9) 1.24
(0.58; 2.62)
1.87
(0.67;5.17)
0.77
Assigned FMS resident 40 (22) 42 (22.6) 1.33
(0.66; 2.69)
1.72
(0.72;4.13)
0.67
University position 6 (3.3) 10(5.4) 1.77
(0.59;5.30)
2.64
(0.63;11.09)
0.31
PhD 30(16.5) 40(21.5) 1.39
(0.82; 2.35)
1.33
(0.71; 2.51)
0.01
Recycling courses 70 (38.5) 96 (51.6) 1.82*
(1.15; 2.87)
2.17*
(1.25; 3.76)
0.16
Attendance at training courses 147 (80.8) 155(83.3) 1.19
(0.69;2.02)
1.42
(0.74;2.72)
<0.001
Clinical sessions led at Health Center 114 (63.3) 122(67.8) 1.27
(0.78; 2.07)
2.58*
(1.40; 4.76)
0.22
Participation as teacher 68 (37.4) 80 (43.0) 1.30
(0.84; 2.02)
1.68**
(0.99; 2.83)
0.08
Member of Scientific Society 126(69.6) 132(71.4) 1.09
(0.69;1.74)
1.55
(0.86; 2.79)
0.05
Principal investigator 16 (8.8) 22(11.8) 1.35
(0.66; 2.76)
1.06
(0.44; 2.52)
0.19
Collaborating investigator 67(36.8) 98(52.7) 1.97*
(1.28; 3.05)
2.50*
(1.49; 4.19)
0.04
Author of original article 16(8.8) 39(21) 2.82*
(1.49; 5.35)
2.99*
(1.43; 6.23)
0.70
Author of other type of article 18 (9.9) 24 (12.9) 1.37
(0.68;2.77)
1.67
(0.74; 3.77)
0.27
Author of book or chapter 20 (11) 37(19.9) 2.31*
(1.20;4.42)
3.57*
(1.61;7.90)
0.20
Principal author of congress paper 24(13.2) 27(14.5) 1.10
(0.57; 2.14)
1.62
(0.72;3.64)
0.33
Co-author of congress paper 40(22) 65(35) 2.11*
(1.24;3.59)
2.61*
(1.37; 4.97)
0.27
Congress participant 119(67.2) 133(74.3) 1.4
(0.89; 2.24)
1.6**
(0.94; 2.79)
0.01
Congress speaker 21(11.5) 40 (21.5) 2.16*
(1.19;3.93)
1.97**
(0.99; 3.89)
0.08
Member of congress scientific or organizing committee 16 (8.8) 21(11.3) 1.35
(0.67; 2.72)
1.29
(0.58; 2.89)
0.08
Member of governing body of scientific society 7 (3.9) 18(9.8) 2.83*
(1.12; 7.18)
3.05*
(1.06; 8.74)
0.13
Member of governing body of medical association 2 (1.1) 9 (4.8) 5.11
(0.99;26.27)
15.61*
(1.19;205.05)
0.19
Member of scientific society working group 34 (18.7) 54 (29.0) 1.79*
(1.09; 2.94)
1.58
(0.88; 2.82)
0.01
Member of Public Health Service working group 82 (45.1) 102(54.8) 1.54
(0.99; 2.38)
1.85*
(1.11; 3.08)
0.09
  1. Crude and adjusted Odds Ratios with 95% Confidence Intervals. Intraclass Correlation Coefficient (ICC) of Health Center.
  2. FMS: Family medicine Specialty
  3. ** 0.05 < p < 0.10
  4. * p < 0.05