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Table 2 Experience of ADR occurrence and ADR reporting among healthcare professionals

From: Attitudes among healthcare professionals to the reporting of adverse drug reactions in Nepal

Category Profession Yes (%) No (%) P-value*
Even seen any patient experiencing an ADR Total 246 (74.8) 83 (25.2)  
Doctor 134 (82.7) 28 (17.3) P=0.005
Nurse 91 (67.4) 44 (32.6)  
  Pharmacist 21 (65.6) 11 (34.4)  
Ever reported an ADR to the Pharmacovigilance Centre/ Unit of his/her hospital Total 66 (20.1) 263 (79.9)  
  Doctor 35 (21.6) 127 (78.4) P=0.440
  Nurse 23 (17.0) 112 (83.0)  
  Pharmacist 8 (25.0) 24 (75.0)  
  1. * Chi-square test.