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Table 2 FMS opinion regarding post stroke care service provision based on practice/healthcentre location

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

Post stroke care plans at health centres Location of healthcentre Fisher’s exact test p
  Rural Urban Rural & Urban   
Does your clinic/health centre have a standard care plan specifically for managing stroke patients?     
• Yes 2 9 0 2.282 0.272
• No 15 26 6   
Do you think it is necessary to have a standard care plan for you and your team for managing stroke patients?     
• Yes 16 34 6 1.053 1.00
• No 1 1 0   
In your opinion, do you think a standard care plan for stroke patients will help improve the quality of care for stroke patients in your health center?     
• Yes 16 34 6 1.053 1.00
• No 1 1 0   
Have you ever managed a patient who had features of acute stroke during a consultation?     
• Yes 12 30 4 2.594 0.293
• No 5 5 2   
Have you ever been consulted by your subordinates/staff on the management of patients who have had a stroke?     
• Yes 14 29 6 0.802 0.751
• No 3 6 0   
Overall, do you feel comfortable managing patients with stroke?     
• Yes 14 32 6 1.375 0.424
• No 3 3 1