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Table 3 Number and percentages of accepted residents by OMSB per gender per speciality

From: The trend of feminization of doctors’ workforce in Oman: is it a phenomenon that could rouse the health system?

Speciality Frequency Percentage Male Female
Anaesthesia 12 6.9 3 9
Dermatology 3 1.7 2 1
Emergency medicine 4 2.3 0 4
ENT 6 3.4 4 2
Family medicine 37 21.3 13 24
General surgery 2 1.1 2 0
Haematology 8 4.6 4 4
Histopathology 1 0.6 1 0
Internal Medicine 39 22.4 21 18
Microbiology 3 1.7 0 3
OBS and GYN 11 6.3 0 11
Ophthalmology 4 2.3 3 1
Oral and maxillofacial surgery 3 1.7 2 1
Orthopaedics 10 5.7 10 0
Paediatrics 16 9.2 4 12
Psychiatry 9 5.2 4 5
Radiology 6 3.4 4 2
Total 174 100.0 77 (44%) 97 (56%)