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Table 5 General physicians’ and internists’ knowledge in diagnosis of diabetes before and after intervention

From: Knowledge of physicians regarding the management of Type two Diabetes in a primary care setting: the impact of online continuous medical education

Diagnostic approach Glycemic Control
Question   GPs Internist P-value GPs Internist P-value
Q7 Pre-test 58.2 47.0 0.202    
  Post-test 68.4 55.8 0.13    
Q8 Pre-test 50.7 70.5 0.025    
  Post-test 56.8 76.4 0.025    
Q9 Pre-test 86.9 97.0 0.105    
  Post-test 85.7 94.1 0.206    
Q20 Pre-test     78.4 70.5 0.288
  Post-test     69.6 73.5 0.634
Q21 Pre-test     80.6 85.2 0.505
  Post-test     80.0 88.2 0.368
Q22 Pre-test     74.7 91.1 0.036
  Post-test     82.6 94.1 0.096
  1. Chi-squared (or Fisher exact test) was used, depending on the percentages inside the tables to be large or small, respectively