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Table 2 Characteristics of BHU physicians in Attock district

From: Advancing the application of systems thinking in health: advice seeking behavior among primary health care physicians in Pakistan

Characteristics Proportion (Number)
Attained medical education within Pakistan 66% (n = 32)
Employed as regular government employees 50% (n = 24)
Established private clinic besides government job 54% (n = 26)
Attended formal training on EPI* before joining service 66% (n = 32)
Attended formal training on TB DOTS** before joining service 85% (n = 41)
  1. *EPI, Expanded Program on Immunization; **TB DOTS, TB Directly Observed Treatment Short-course.