Table 1.

Resident and Attending Demographics

Resident demographics (n = 118)
 a) Training programRegion of United StatesResponse rate (%)
 Institution AWest46/50  (92%)
 Institution BMid-Atlantic32/36  (89%)
 Institution CMid-West29/36  (81%)
 Institution DNew England11/14  (79%)
 b) Level of training
Postgraduate year 147
 Postgraduate year 234
 Postgraduate year 337
 c) Formal ethics education
 Yes84
 No31
Attending demographics (n = 112)
 a) Training programRegion of United StatesResponse rate (%)
 Institution AWest81/97  (84%)
 Institution BMid-Atlantic31/43  (72%)
 b) Subspecialty
 Pediatric intensive care12
 Neurology7
 General pediatrics21
 Neonatology14
 Other subspecialty58
 c) Formal ethics education
 Yes33
 No79