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Table 7 Summary of Statistically Significant Results from Table 5 and Prior 1996-1997 Study

From: Physician career satisfaction within specialties

Panel A: High values for satisfaction score in 2004-2005 and high percentages for "very satisfied" in 1996-1997
2004-2005 1996-1997
Pediatric emergency medicine Geriatric internal medicine
Geriatric medicine Neonatal medicine
Other pediatric subspecialties Dermatology
Neonatal/prenatal medicine Pediatrics
Internal medicine and pediatrics (combined practice) All other specialties (n<40)
Pediatrics  
Dermatology  
Child and adolescent psychiatry  
Panel B: Low values for satisfaction score in 2004-2005 and high percentages for "dissatisfied" in 1996-1997.
2004-2005 1996-1997
Neurological surgery Otolaryngology
Pulmonary critical care medicine Obstetrics and gynecology
Nephrology Ophthalmology
Obstetrics and gynecology Orthopedic surgery
  Internal medicine