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Table 5 Preference in consulting on a legal problem

From: Knowledge, attitude and practice of healthcare ethics among resident doctors and ward nurses from a resource poor setting, Nepal

Whom to consult Doctors (N = 118) Nurses (N = 86)
Colleague 57 (49.1) 35 (42.2)
Supervisor 70 (60.3) 67 (80.7)
Chief of Medical Staff 56 (48.3) 58 (69.9)
Matron 10 (8.6) 61 (73.5)
Hospital Administrator 72 (62.1) 58 (69.9)
Professional insurance company 11 (9.5) 19 (22.9)
Trade Union 5 (4.3) 17 (20.5)
Lawyer 78 (67.2) 59 (71.1)
  1. Data are frequencies (percentages)