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Table 1 Stages of moral development across school years

From: The development of a brief and objective method for evaluating moral sensitivity and reasoning in medical students

  Vignette1 Vignette 2 Total
1st year (n = 50) 4.02 (0.49) 4.40 (0.40) 4.21 (0.36)
2nd year (n = 43) 4.16 (0.50) 4.44 (0.39) 4.30 (0.33)
3rd year (n = 49) 4.21 (0.41) 4.39 (0.36) 4.30 (0.31)
4th year (n = 52) 4.11 (0.56) 4.42 (0.30) 4.27 (0.38)
5th year (n = 47) 4.11 (0.50) 4.44 (0.31) 4.27 (0.33)
6th year (n = 51) 3.97 (0.53) 4.43 (0.35) 4.20 (0.31)
residents (n = 66) 4.23 (0.54) 4.43 (0.38) 4.33 (0.39)
  [NS] [NS] [NS]
  1. Data are shown by mean with standard deviation in parenthesis.