Table 3

Last time used the internet to access health or medical literature*

Within a week (%)

Within a month

More than a month ago


National postgraduate institutions

Yaoundé University

36 (61)

17 (29)

6 (10)

Lagos College of Medicine

43 (41)

36 (34)

27 (25)

Muhimbili College

41 (89)

5 (11)

0 (0)

Mulago Teaching Hospital

68 (77)

15 (17)

5 (6)

Subtotal

188 (63)

73 (24)

38 (13)

Externally funded research institution

MRC Laboratories

27 (96)

1 (4)

0 (0)


* Missing data n = 6

Smith et al. BMC Health Services Research 2007 7:72   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-7-72

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