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Table 3 Therapy decisions by country

From: Country differences in the diagnosis and management of coronary heart disease – a comparison between the US, the UK and Germany

   Countries  
  p country Germany UK US Tukey's Multiple Comparison
Prescribing appropriate CHD medication (%) < .0001 17 48 67 US > UK > Germany
Referral to a cardiologist or specialist facility (%) < .0001 19 31 10 UK > Germany = US
Referral to other medical professional (%) < .0001 52 30 5 Germany > UK > US
Time to next appointment (days, means)) < .0001 5.7 13.1 11.3 UK = US > Germany