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Table 4 Comparison of Connor-Davidson Resilience Scale [CD-RISC] scores in association with demographic and workplace variables

From: Burnout and resilience among Canadian palliative care physicians

  CD-RISC score Mean (SD) P value
Age
  ≤ 40 73.6 (11.7) 0.03
 41 to 50 71.6 (9.7)  
 51 to 60 71.8 (14.3)  
  > 60 79.6 (11.5)  
Gender
 Male 75.2 (13.1) 0.29
 Female 73.0 (12.1)  
Years in practice
  ≤ 10 73.8 (11.2) 0.13
 11 to 20 70.2 (10.9)  
 21 to 30 73.6 (13.6)  
  > 30 77.3 (13.7)  
Hours per week
  ≤ 40 72.7 (11.3) 0.15
 41 to 60 73.0 (12.6)  
  > 60 78.3 (13.7)  
Time in clinical practice is predominantly (> 50%) in palliative care
 Yes 74.5 (76.7) 0.07
 No 70.2 (74.4)  
Spends ≥ 20% of work time on non-clinical activities
 Yes 73.1 (12.4) 0.60
 No 74.1 (13.5)  
Length of time that clinical care has focused on palliative care
  ≤ 5 years 72.3 (11.6) 0.58
 6 to 10 years 75.2 (11.5)  
 11 to 20 years 71.6 (13.2)  
 21 to 30 years 74.0 (15.6)  
  > 30 years 79.3 (15.6)  
 Not reported 75.0 (9.4)  
Remuneration
 Clinical and/or clinical-academic salary 74.4 (11.8) 0.63
 Fee for Service/combination 72.6 (13.6)  
 Not reported 75.0 (9.4)