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Table 6 General physicians’ and internists’ knowledge in treatment of diabetes before and after educational intervention

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

Life style Modification OGLDs Treatment Insulin therapy
Question   GPs Internist p-value GPs Internist p-value GPs Internist p-value
Q10 Pre-test 90.2 100 0.061       
  Post-test 92.8 97.0 0.5       
Q11 Pre-test 50.5 38.2 0.166       
  Post-test 73.9 79.4 0.479       
Q12 Pre-test 58.8 76.4 0.043       
  Post-test 78.2 85.2 0.393       
Q13 Pre-test     64.9 82.3 0.038    
  Post-test     82.4 76.4 0.376    
Q14 Pre-test     67.8 82.3 0.077    
  Post-test     68.0 79.4 0.166    
Q15 Pre-test     47.0 44.1 0.741    
  Post-test     69.8 88.2 0.02    
Q16 Pre-test     53.7 61.7 0.365    
  Post-test     85.7 85.2 1.000    
Q17 Pre-test     70.3 85.2 0.078    
  Post-test     87.9 94.1 0.0408    
Q18 Pre-test     59.4 64.7 0.547    
  Post-test     62.9 76.4 0.112    
Q19 Pre-test     63.5 50 0.114    
  Post-test     89.2 88.2 0.778    
Q23 Pre-test     46.2 29.4 0.057    
  Post-test     52.1 35.2 0.057    
Q24 Pre-test        60.2 85.2 0.003
  Post-test        86.3 88.2 1.000
Q25 Pre-test        18.9 35.2 0.021
  Post-test        53.2 70.6 0.048
Q26 Pre-test        21.5 32.3 0.145
  Post-test        37.8 47.0 0.288
Q27 Pre-test        59.0 50 0.3
  Post-test        68.4 67.6 0.924
Q28 Pre-test        60.2 82.3 0.010
  Post-test        75.4 90.9 0.054
  1. Chi-squared (or Fisher exact test) was used, depending on the percentages inside the tables to be large or small, respectively