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Table 2 Prescribers’ and dispensers’ KAP on rational use of antibiotics

From: Drivers of irrational use of antibiotics among children: a mixed-method study among prescribers and dispensers in Tanzania

  Profession  
Variable Categories Prescriber, n (%) Dispenser, n (%) P-values
Knowledge Poor 4 (7.4) 2 (3.7) 0.5278
Moderate 6 (11.1) 9 (16.7)
Good 44 (81.5) 43 (79.6)
Attitude Negative 13 (24.1) 5 (9.3)  < 0.001
Uncertain 24 (44.4) 5 (9.3)
Positive 17 (31.5) 44 (81.5)
Practices Poor 38 (70.4) 26 (48.1) 0.0312
Good 16 (29.6) 28 (51.9)