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Table 3 Competences and training needs perceived by the healthcare providers

From: Tuberculosis care for migrant patients in Portugal: a mixed methods study with primary healthcare providers

Total
Perceived competences and training needs n %
Competences/training to provide TB care for migrant patients (N = 84)a
 Insufficient 20 23.8
 Neither sufficient or insufficient 14 16.7
 Sufficient 50 59.5
Competences/training to define a strategy for treatment adherence in migrant patients (N = 82)a
 Insufficient 17 20.7
 Neither sufficient or insufficient 17 20.7
 Sufficient 48 58.6
Relevance of receiving training about migrants’ health (N = 82)a
 Relevant 65 79.3
 Moderately relevant 7 8.5
 Irrelevant 10 12.2
Relevance of receiving training on strategies to improve TB treatment adherence in migrants (N = 82)a
 Relevant 64 78.0
 Moderately relevant 5 6.1
 Irrelevant 13 15.9
  1. aMissing values corresponding to non-responses
  2. TB tuberculosis