Table 3.

Success rates of annual review of competence progression between 2017 and 2019

SpecialtyOutcomes (excluding exam failure only), nUnsatisfactory outcomes (excluding exam failure only), nUnsatisfactory outcome rate (excluding exam failure only), %
Aviation and space medicine5120.0
Medical ophthalmology26415.4
Metabolic medicine37513.5
Pharmaceutical medicine3414212.3
Audio vestibular medicine4249.5
Clinical neurophysiology9088.9
Acute internal medicine910798.7
Immunology9688.3
Cardiology2,2631767.8
Nuclear medicine3026.7
Sport and exercise medicine11576.1
General (internal) medicine6,4743795.9
Rehabilitation medicine16095.6
Respiratory medicine1,622875.4
Endocrinology and diabetes mellitus1,080534.9
Geriatric medicine1,691824.8
Gastroenterology1,592674.2
Palliative medicine585233.9
Haematology1,454573.9
Genito-urinary medicine313123.8
Infectious diseases620233.7
Renal medicine941333.5
Allergy3013.3
Rheumatology752243.2
Neurology985292.9
Paediatric cardiology12032.5
Medical oncology723172.4
Clinical genetics17542.3
Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics9922.0
Dermatology69091.3
Stroke medicine15-0.0
Hepatology4-0.0
Tropical medicine4-0.0
All ARCPs24,0841,2505.2
  • ARCP = annual review of competence progression.