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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of the study participants

From: Knowledge and practice of physicians during COVID-19 pandemic: a cross-sectional study in Lebanon

  n (%)
Gender
 Male 240 (63.2)
 Female 140 (36.8)
Age categories (years)
 <40 192 (50.5)
  ≥ 40 188 (49.5)
Marital status
 Married 263 (69.2)
 Single 104 (27.4)
 Widowed/divorced 13 (3.5)
Specialty
 Internal medicine 88 (23.2)
 Surgery 79 (20.8)
 Emergency medicine 65 (17.1)
 General practitioner 55 (14.5)
 Pediatrics 32 (8.4)
 Obstetrics Gynecology 18 (4.7)
 Others 43 (11.3)
Place of work
 Private hospitals 314 (82.6)
 Public hospitals 66 (17.4)
Frontline worker
 No 86 (22.6)
 Yes 294 (77.4)
Years of experience
 <10 years 197 (51.8)
  ≥ 10 years 183 (48.2)
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