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Table 1 Characteristics of general practices in Brent, according to chlamydia and HIV testing practice

From: Testing for sexually transmitted infections in general practice: cross-sectional study

Practice Characteristic Practices that had tested for Chlamydia trachomatis (n = 48) Practices that had not tested for Chlamydia trachomatis (n = 16) p-value for difference Practices that tested for HIV (n = 30) Practices that had not tested for HIV (n = 34) p-value for difference
Median list size (range) 5351
(1091-14,128)
3354 (2080-7000) 0.04 4361 (2494-14,128) 4037 (1091-10,278) 0.25
Median IMD score 24.6 26.7 0.33 21.8 27.1 0.05
Median teen conception rate 21.6 23.5 0.08 17.4 23.5 0.07
Ratio of female GPs per 1000 female practice population (range) 0.56 (0-1.54) 0.42 (0-1.01) 0.38 0.51 (0-1.54) 0.55 (0-1.35) 0.72
Ratio of all GPs per 1000 female practice population (range) 1.1 (0.63-3.39) 1.03 (0.45-1.47) 0.73 1.2 (0.45-3.39) 1.02 (0.47-2.36) 0.42
Mean age of GPs (years) 50.8 57.4 0.002 50.1 54.5 0.02
% GPs < = 51 years 51.1 14.8 - 48.8 40.5 -
% GPs >51 years 48.9 85.2 - 51.2 59.5 -