Table 2

 Relations between responses given to each statement and the sex of patient and previous exposure to medical students

StatementSex of patientPrevious exposure to medical students
MaleFemalep ValueNoYesp Value
No (%)No (%)No (%)No (%)
*For the purposes of these analyses, the answers “disagree” and “strongly disagree” are combined, as are “agree” and “strongly agree.” There were no consistent significant relations between the responses given and the age of the patient, their country of birth, language spoken, or previous attendance at a sexual health or GUM clinic.
1Disagree*10 (8.6)19 (20.0)0.0120 (20.2)9 (8.3)0.005
Neutral24 (20.5)26 (27.4)28 (28.3)21 (19.3)
Agree83 (70.9)50 (52.6)51 (51.5)79 (72.5)
2Disagree33 (28.2)47 (50.0)0.000142 (42.4)37 (33.9)0.05
Neutral29 (24.8)29 (30.9)31 (31.3)26 (23.9)
Agree55 (47.0)18 (19.2)26 (26.3)46 (42.2)
3Disagree19 (16.2)8 (8.6)0.2414 (14.1)12 (11.1)0.26
Neutral27 (23.1)21 (22.6)27 (27.3)21 (19.4)
Agree71 (60.7)64 (68.8)58 (58.6)75 (69.4)
4Disagree38 (33.3)31 (33.7)0.8130 (31.3)37 (34.9)0.57
Neutral29 (25.4)20 (21.7)26 (27.1)22 (20.8)
Agree47 (41.2)41 (44.6)40 (41.7)47 (44.3)
5Disagree27 (24.1)47 (51.1)0.000142 (43.8)32 (30.5)0.05
Neutral22 (19.6)17 (18.5)20 (20.8)18 (17.1)
Agree63 (56.3)28 (30.4)34 (35.4)55 (52.4)
6Disagree38 (33.6)22 (23.9)0.2835 (36.5)24 (22.9)0.07
Neutral23 (20.4)19 (20.7)20 (20.8)21 (20.0)
Agree52 (46.0)51 (55.4)41 (42.7)60 (57.1)