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Table 4 Barriers to adherence to the guidelines, (n = 150)

From: Adherence of doctors to hypertension clinical guidelines in academy charity teaching hospital, Khartoum, Sudan

Characteristics Number %
Guideline inaccessibility 98 65.3
Pressure from patients 68 45.3
Large volume of the guideline information 49 32.7
Lack of resources 46 30.7
Lack of agreement with specific guidelines 13 8.7
Lack of agreement with guidelines in general 5 3.3
Lack of outcome expectancy 13 8.7
Lack of time 11 7.3
Lack of self-efficacy 13 8.7