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Table 3 Median and Interquartile range of TB suspicion and TB knowledge Scores.

From: Tuberculosis suspicion and knowledge among private and public general practitioners: Questionnaire Based Study in Oman

Score Public Private P-value
  Median (Interquartile range) Median (Interquartile range)  
TB Suspicion Score (maximum 15) 12.0(9.0–14.0) 10.0(7.0–12.0) 0.001
TB Knowledge Score (maximum 20) 9.0(7.0–11.75) 7.0(5.0–9.0) 0.001
   • Diagnosis (maximum 5) 2.0(2.0–3.0) 2.0(1.0–3.0) 0.037
   • Treatment (maximum 8) 5.0(3.0–7.0) 3.0(2.0–5.0) 0.001
   • Follow up (maximum 4) 1.0(0.0–1.0) 1.0(1.0–1.0) 0.199
   • Contacts screening (maximum 3) 1.0(0.0–1.0) 1.0 (0.0–1.0) 0.041