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Table 5 Association between demographic characteristics of the participants and adherence to the hypertension guidelines, (n = 150)

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

  Adherence
Variables Low adherent Highly adherent P-value
Age groups:
 21–30 years 47 16 0.024
 31–41 years 33 31
  ≥ 42 years 13 10  
Duration of clinical experience:
 1–5 years 69 31  
 6–10 years 18 14 0.012
  ≥ 11 years 6 12  
Job titles:
 House officer 35 6  
 Medical officer 17 7  
 Registrar 36 36 0.000
 Consultant/Physician 5 8