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Table 2 Awareness of defensive medicine and related experience

From: The practice of defensive medicine among hospital doctors in the United Kingdom

Awareness and experience Count (n) Percentage (%)
Awareness of defensive medicine 182 89.2%
Think legal claims against doctors are increasing 185 90.6%
Has an indemnity covers (MPS / MDU / other) 184 90.2%
Direct experience of litigation (i.e. been sued) 29 14.2%
Believe in working in blame free culture 29 14.2%