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Table 6 Comparison of radiology report turnaround time residents versus board-certified radiologists—04 September 2017–22 December 2017 vs. 03 September 2018–21 December 2018

From: Subspecialized radiological reporting reduces radiology report turnaround time

  Number Median [min] 80th percentile [min] p value (r value)
Period 2017 2018 2017 2018 2017 2018  
Residents
 1st signature 17,037 18,109 36 37 85 86 .013 (r = 0.01)
Board-certified radiologists
 1st signature 20,132 20,584 29 27 80 69 < .001* (r = 0.05)
 2nd signature 16,551 15,862 119 107 296 238 < .001* (r = 0.06)
  1. min minutes. *Significant p value