Table 7

Proportion reporting cholesterol treatment, by place of last outpatient visit.

Lipid control indicators

Public hospital

Public clinic

Community health center

Private clinical setting

χ2 p-value


Cholesterol test in last 6 months

86.8

88.6

94.9

77.7

**

Statin medication (current use)

20.1

22.8

24.1

28.8


Notes: *: p < 0.10, **: p < 0.05, ***: p < 0.01

Brenes-Camacho and Rosero-Bixby BMC International Health and Human Rights 2008 8:5   doi:10.1186/1472-698X-8-5

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