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Table 1 Types of assistance provided by GPs

From: An exploratory study of GP awareness of carer emotional needs in Western Australia

Response (n = 66) n % of respondents (95% CI)*
Information on services 59 89% (79–96%)
Referral to services (support groups, community services) 57 86% (76–94%)
Respite 57 86% (76–94%)
Medication 55 83% (72–91%)
Counselling 51 77% (65–87%)
Family support 45 68% (56–79%)
Referral to specialists 43 65% (52–76%)
Other 16 24% (15–36%)
  1. *Exact confidence intervals for samples from Binomial Distribution