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Table 2 Professional profile of the participants in the two hospitals of Lima, Peru

From: Knowledge, attitudes and practice survey about antimicrobial resistance and prescribing among physicians in a hospital setting in Lima, Peru

Characteristic Cayetano Heredia hospital (n = 132) Arzobispo Loayza Hospital (n = 124) Total
(n = 256)
Working time in hospitals    
   0 - 4 years 74 (56) 66 (53) 140 (55)
   ≥ 5 years 58 (44) 58 (47) 116 (45)
Hospital department    
   Medicine 66 (50.0) 76 (61) 142 (55)
   Surgery 39 (30)* 14 (11)* 53 (21)
   O&B 15 (11) 17 (14) 32 (13)
   Paediatrics 12 (9) 17 (14) 29 (11)
Position    
   Resident (in training) 64 (48) 71 (57) 135 (53)
   Attending physician 68 (52) 53 (43) 121 (47)
  1. Data represent numbers (%).
  2. *p < 0.05 O&B: Obstetrics and Gynaecology