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Table 5 Fellowship-trained surgeons by facility, subspecialty, and accreditation.

From: United States level I trauma centers are not created equal – a concern for patient safety?

  Orthopaedic Neurosurgery Plastics
Type of Center
University to: 62% (56) 80% (72) 63% (57)
   Community 78% (25) 81% (26) 47% (15)
Significance NS NS NS
   Public 60% (6) 80% (8) 70% (7)
Significance NS NS NS
Type of Accreditation
ACS 67% (55) 76% (62) 60% (49)
Government 66% (68) 85% (88) 64% (66)
Significance NS NS NS
  1. NS = Not Significant