Table 3

Adjusted and unadjusted gender reimbursement differentials for 13 medical specialties

SpecialtyUnadjusted differential (US$)95% CI lower (US$)95% CI upper (US$)Adjusted differential (US$)95% CI lower (US$)95% CI upper (US$)
All−34 125.68−34 991.61−33 259.76−18 677.23−19 301.94−18 052.53
Cardiology−49 532.75−54 955.76−44 109.75−8700.69−12 216.92−5184.46
Endocrinology−21 583.72−24 379.99−18 787.44−5680.17−7081.80−4278.54
Critical care−21 161.13−28 712.74−13 609.52−4360.05−8184.85−535.24
Family practice−15 029.77−15 627.83−14 431.70−8152.83−8609.44−7696.21
Gastroenterology−26 556.29−28 968.12−24 144.45−4636.67−5761.80−3511.55
Haematology/oncology−94 350.55−109 996.00−78 705.13−7377.09−13 381.58−1372.59
Infectious disease−19 176.82−23 177.82−15 175.83−6527.46−9275.38−3779.55
Internal medicine−24 158.97−25 003.32−23 314.62−10 850.34−11 443.72−10 256.97
Nephrology−41 776.96−47 751.56−35 802.36−16 688.96−21 437.04−11 940.88
Haematology−52 257.03−86 317.14−18 196.91−10 115.08*−21 616.481386.32
Medical oncology−81 433.39−106 482.80−56 383.97−3970.50*−13 903.065962.05
Rheumatology−85 356.80−98 925.86−71 787.74−15 405.54−21 832.93−8978.15
Pulmonary−32 543.52−36 514.82−28 572.21−11 017.79−13 442.74−8592.84
  • *Values did not meet the threshold for statistical significance.