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Table 2 Demographic data and using smartphones with medical applications

From: Usefulness of smartphone use among surgeons in clinical practice during the pandemic of COVID-19: a cross-sectional study

Variable Medical applications
N (%)
Age (years)
 25–34 42 (84)*
 35–44 46 (60)
 45–54 17 (49)
 ≥ 55 5 (28)
Gender
 Male 91 (51)
 Female 19 (73)
Nationality
 Kuwaiti 73 (69)*
 Non-Kuwaiti 37 (50)
Current position
 Assistant surgeon/registrar 55 (70)*
 Board certified 55 (54)
Computer skills rating
 Literate 6 (67)
 Competent 73 (59)
 Proficient 31 (66)
  1. *p value < 0.05