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Table 1 Practice details of FMS at Malaysian public healthcentres

From: Care for post-stroke patients at Malaysian public health centres: self-reported practices of family medicine specialists

  Mean (SD), N (%)
Clinic sessions/week 4.60 (2.97)
Number of primary care patients seen per session 19.32 (9.51)
Number of stroke patients seen per month 7.17 (7.15)
Median 5 (IQR 2-10)
Burden of stroke patients in primary care 0.02
Geographical location of practice in Malaysia Peninsular   East Malaysia  
North 13 Sabah 1
South 5 Sarawak 2
East 5 Unspecified 3
Central 30   
Place of practice Rural 17 28.8%
Urban 35 59.3%
Rural & urban 7 11.9%
Estimated stroke patients seen at healthcentres/year <20   32.2%  
21-40   25.4%  
41-60   6.8%  
61-80   1.7%  
81-100 3.4%  
101-120 6.8%  
Unsure 23.7%