Table 4

Opinions about the necessity of medical information supplied to patients in the medical staff group and patients group

Necessity of medical information

Percentage of patients n = 451

Percentage of medical staff n = 255

Statistical test and significance level


Information is necessary

69.0

50.2

χ2 = 27.373, df = 2, p < 0.001

Information is not always necessary

16.2

32.3

Information is not necessary

14.8

17.5


Ducinskiene et al. BMC International Health and Human Rights 2006 6:10   doi:10.1186/1472-698X-6-10

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