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Table 2 Teaching Methods Utilized for Safety Education

From: Patient safety education at Japanese medical schools: results of a nationwide survey

School Type Public (N = 31) Private (N = 16) Total (N = 47)
  n (%) n (%) n (%)
Lecture 31 (100.0) 16 (100.0) 47 (100.0)
Group discussion 15 (48.4) 4 (25.0) 19 (40.4)
Simulations 5 (16.1) 2 (12.5) 7 (14.9)
Student presentations † 7 (22.6) 0 (0.0) 7 (14.9)
Hospital based learning 5 (16.1) 1 (6.3) 6 (12.8)
Role play 3 (9.7) 2 (12.5) 5 (10.6)
Others 2 (6.5) 1 (6.3) 3 (6.4)
  1. For statistical analysis, the chi-square test or Fisher’s exact test was used; blank responses were excluded.
  2. P < 0.05 comparing public and private medical schools.