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Table 6 Comparison of final year undergraduate medicine, pharmacy and nursing students with regards to their interest in studying CAM and type of preferred module using Fisher’s exact two –tailed test

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

Interest in studying CAM Medicine N = 44 Pharmacy N = 11 Nursing N = 9 Total N = 64 P-value
Yes n(%) 32 (72.7) 10 (90.9) 7 (77.8) 49 (76.6) 0.489
No n(%) 12 (27.3) 1 (9.1) 2 (22.2) 15 (23.4)
If yes, type of preferred module
Type of module N = 32 N = 10 N = 7 N = 49  
Compulsory 7 (21.9) 0 (0.0) 2 (28.6) 9 (18.4) 0.221
Elective 25 (78.1) 10 (100.0) 5 (71.4) 40 (81.6)