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Table 2 Demographic data of the respondents

From: The willingness of final year medical and dental students to perform bystander cardiopulmonary resuscitation in an Asian community

Variables Medical students Dental students
Response rate 148/160 (92.5%) 56/60 (93.3%)
Age (in years) 23.93 ± 0.90 23.33 ± 0.77
Race   
 Malay 109 (73.6%) 47 (85.5%)
 Chinese 37 (25.0%) 5 (9.0%)
 Indians 1 (0.7%)
 Other indigenous races 1 (0.7%) 3 (5.5%)
Gender   
 Male 45 (30.4%) 7 (12.7%)
 Female 103 (69.6%) 48 (87.3%)
General question: What would you do if you witness a cardiac arrest?   
 A. Walk away 2 (3.6%)
 B. Offer to call ambulance but be afraid to offer to perform CPR 72 (48.6%) 28 (50.9%)
 C. Perform CPR 76 (51.4%) 25 (45.5%)