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Table 1 Characteristics of Health Care Workers who participated in the HBV education training in Arua, West-Nile region

From: A training for health care workers to integrate hepatitis B care and treatment into routine HIV care in a high HBV burden, poorly resourced region of Uganda: the ‘2for1’ project

Characteristic Mean SD
Age (years) 34.3 8.3
  N %
Sex
 Male 20 45.5
 Female 24 54.5
Age-group
 20–29 17 38.6
 30–39 14 31.8
 40–49 10 22.7
 50–59 3 6.8
Health care worker category
 Physician/medical officer 6 13.6
 Clinical officer 9 20.5
 Midwife 4 9.1
 Nurse 8 18.2
 Lab-technician 4 9.1
 Pharmacy technician 4 9.1
 Data/records officer 3 6.8
 Patient counselors 4 9.1
 Community outreach worker 2 4.5
Duration in service (years)
  < 5 24 54.5
 5–10 11 25.0
  > 10 9 20.5
Health facility
 Arua 28 64.0
 Koboko 16 36.0