TableĀ 4

Scores given by each of the different assessor groups*

Assessor groupsNMean (SD)
Senior doctors13316.97 (2.25)16.58 to 17.36
Trainee doctors14518.69 (1.60)18.43 to 18.95
Nurses9519.0 (1.44)18.71 to 19.29
Senior nurses7118.46 (1.90)18.02 to 18.91
Self-assessment9715.3 (1.54)
  • *Assessors were grouped into four categories: senior doctors (consultants and staff grade and associate specialist (SAS) doctors); trainee doctors (all trainees including foundation doctors and specialty registrars); nurses; and senior nurses (senior nurses and advanced nurse practitioners).