Table 1

Personality characteristics for men and women junior doctors

EPQ scores Men (n=35) Women (n=71)
Extraversion16.1 (3.4)13.4 (4.8)p=0.003
Neuroticism7.2 (4.0)12.7 (5.4)p<0.00001
Psychoticism4.7 (3.0)3.1 (2.0)p=0.001
Lie scale5.7 (4.4)5.5 (3.5)p=0.71