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Table 2 Summary of knowledge questions and answers

From: Tertiary hospitals physician’s knowledge and perceptions towards antibiotic use and antibiotic resistance in Cameroon

Topic Correct answer
n/N (%)
Contact precautions 42/66 (64)
Antibiotic therapy timing 64/66 (97)
Assessing severity and management of CAP 47/66 (71)
Management of acute diarrhoea 33/66 (50)
Antimicrobial selection for ESBL E. coli 27/65 (42)
Management of uncomplicated UTI 56/66 (85)
Interpretation of antibiogram and de-escalation 9/65 (14)
Peri-operative antibiotic prophylaxis 16/65 (25)
Antibiotics stop/review date 55/66 (83)
Management of C. difficile 29/66 (44)
  1. CAP community-acquired pneumonia; ESBL extended spectrum beta-lactamases; UTI urinary tract infection