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Table 3 Frequency of criteria used to determine whether a particular disease is below the SLR

From: Can "presumed consent" justify the duty to treat infectious diseases? An analysis

  Physicians (n:55) Dentists (n:77)
Whether specific immunization is available 72.7* 48.1
Whether protective measures are available 69.1 62.3
Probability of transmission 63.6 68.8
Probability of cure 54.5* 29.9
The mechanism of disease transmission 49.1 49.4
The mortality rate of the disease 38.2 46.8
Prevalence of the disease in the general population 25.5 22.1
The social (stigmatic and discriminatory) impact of the disease 14.5 14.3
  1. * p < 0.01