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Table 2 Comparison of the pattern of use, recommendation and knowledge of CAM among final year undergraduate medicine, pharmacy and nursing students

From: Exploring self-use, attitude and interest to study complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) among final year undergraduate medical, pharmacy and nursing students in Sierra Leone: a comparative study

   Medicine n (%) Pharmacy n (%) Nursing n (%) Total n (%) P-value
Use of CAM Yes 26 (59.1) 8 (72.7) 5 (55.6) 39 (61) 0.731
No 18 (40.0) 3 (27.3) 4 (44.4) 25 (39)
Recommendation of CAM Yes 29 (65.9) 9 (81.8) 5 (55.6) 43 (67) 0.465
No 15 (34.1) 2 (18.2) 4 (44.4) 21 (33)
Knowledge of CAM Yes 23 (52.3) 5 (45.5) 3 (33.3) 31 (48) 0.599
No 21 (47.7) 6 (54.5) 6 (66.7) 33 (52)