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Table 4 Reported difficulties encountered when using online CPD resources

From: Utilisation of internet resources for continuing professional development: a cross-sectional survey of general practitioners in Scotland

  n = 383 Percentage
Slow internet connection 240 62.7 %
Needing additional software for browser 191 49.9 %
Access to website restricted by health board 177 46.2 %
Problems logging into online CPD resources 163 42.6 %
Internet connection problems other than speed 143 37.3 %
Incompatible browser 141 36.8 %
Problems with additional software downloaded 95 24.8 %
Problems logging into computer 51 13.3 %
Other (e.g. Incompatible with tablet computer, resource timing out, cannot access health board intranet from home, no audio output) 33 8.6 %