Table 1

Mean contact frequencies, number of ICPC diagnosis codes, and number of non-coded contacts for first- and third-year trainees, averaged over two trimesters

First-year trainees, n = 49Third-year trainees, n = 24
Mean per trimester (SD)Minimum/maximumMean per trimester (SD)Minimum/maximum
Face-to-face450.0 (86,6)251 / 641485.4(159.1)252 / 797
Telephone64.0 (35,9)5 / 13975.4(56.6)11 / 224
Home visit35.6 (30,2)0 / 14735.5 (26.7)6 / 120
Total contact codes549.6 (111.3)302 / 782596.3 (181.1)301 / 939
ICPC diagnosis codesa537.6(153.1)337 / 884578.4(201.7)261 / 955
Non-coded contactsb75.9 (71.8)0 / 39276.8(86.8)4 / 372
  • a Number of ICPC codes, averaged over two trimesters, corrected for part-time work.

  • b Mean number of noncoded contacts, averaged over two trimesters, corrected for part-time work. ICPC = International Classification of Primary Care. SD = standard deviation