Table 5

Opinions about the necessity of medical information supplied to patients in the knowledgeable about the law and acknowledgeable about the law health care professionals groups

Necessity of medical information

Percentage of physicians who know the Law

Percentage of physicians who do not know the Law

Statistical test and significance level


Information is necessary

93.2

6.8

χ2 = 19.265, df = 2, p < 0.001

Information is not always necessary

84.0

16.0

Information is not necessary

65.0

35.0


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

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