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Table 5 Practice related responses of non-ophthalmic health care professional for DR screening

From: Knowledge, attitude and practice among non-ophthalmic health care providers regarding eye management of diabetics in private sector of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

No Practice related Questions Good Not good Not sure The correct answers
Number Percentage Number Percentage Number Percentage
1 Mydriatic eye drops well maintained at Unit 139 39.2 151 42.5 65 18.3 Yes
2 Ensure working condition of ophthalmoscope 0 0.0 144 40.6 201 56.6 Yes
3 Refer all cases for DR screening 161 45.4 22 6.2 10 2.8 Yes
4 Follows the referred diabetic to know DR status 283 79.7 35 9.9 37 10.4 Yes
5 Follows patients treated for Dr by eye doctor 307 86.5 27 7.6 21 5.9 Yes