Table 1.

Preparedness and confidence scores pre- and post-course

SkillPreparedness meanscore pre-course (n=9)Preparedness mean score post-course (n=8)Confidence mean score pre-course (n=9)Confidence mean score post-course (n=8)
Running the medical take2.334.002.224.25
Bed management2.004.382.114.00
Running a ward round4.004.633.894.63
Seeing clinic patients3.004.133.114.00
Managing difficult patients/relatives3.674.753.674.25
Managing junior staff3.564.633.894.38
Setting ceilings of care3.894.633.674.38
Referrals to ITU3.444.383.444.25