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Table 6 Attitudes toward CAM in patients with CHD

From: Complementary and alternative medicine use in coronary heart disease patients: a cross-sectional study from Palestine

  Median Q1 Q3 IQR
Attitudes towards alternative medicine (max score = 25) 14.69 13.00 16.00 3
Dissatisfaction with medical outcomes (max score = 30) 17.00 16.00 19.00 3
Dissatisfaction with medical encounters (max score = 35) 22.00 20.00 23.00 3
Individual responsibility (max score = 15) 15.00 12.00 15.00 3
Natural remedies (max score = 30) 23.00 21.00 25.00 4
Holism (max score = 20) 16.00 14.00 17.00 3
Rejection of authority (max score = 20) 15.00 14.00 17.00 3
Consumerism (max score = 5) 3.00 2.00 4.00 2
  1. CHD coronary heart disease; CAM complementary and alternative medicine Q1: percentile25, Q3: percentile75, IQR Q3-Q1