Table 1.

Career choice selection among US adult nephrology fellows

Both Graduating and Nongraduating Fellow ResponsesResponse (%)
When fellows choose nephrology  as career
 a. Before medical school3.1
 b. During medical school22.6
 c. During first year of medical  residency training30.3
 d. During second year of  medical residency training24.6
 e. During third year of  medical residency training12.8
 f. After medical residency training6.6
Was nephrology the first career choice
 a. Yes81.9
 b. No18.1