Physicians’ Opinion Group Disagree Unsure Agree p-value
CAM for uncured patients < 5 years 70 (40.5) 68 (39.3) (20.0) 0.489
5-10 Years 11 (28.9) 15 (39.5) 12 (33.3)
>10 years 16 (44.4) 12 (31.6) 8 (22.2)
         
Specialists 45(46.4) 49(51.6) 30(54.5) 0.591
Gen. physicians 52(53.6) 46(48.4) 25(45.5)
         
CAM in medical curriculum < 5 years 104 (60.1) 25 (14.5) (25.4) 0.162
5-10Years 16 (42.2) 11 (28.9) 11 ( 28.9)
>10 years 23 (63.9) 6 (16.7) 7 (19.5)
         
Specialists 66(46.2) 26(61.9) 32(51.6) 0.193
Gen. physicians 77(53.8) 16(38.1) 30(48.4)
         
All doctors need to learn CAM < 5 years 111 (64.2) 34 (19.7) 28 (16.2) 0.423
5-10 years 20 (52.6) 10 (26.3) 8 (21.1)
>10 years 23 (63.9) 10 (27.8) 3 (8.3)
         
Specialists 78(50.6) 31(57.4) 15(38.5) 0.194
Gen. physicians 76(49.4) 23(42.6) 24(61.5)
         
Table 5: Physicians opinion on CAM based on years of experience and specializations.