Table 4.

Opinion of HCPs about hypothetical implementation of policies by family medicine departments regarding the use and management of drug samples, and the relationships between the pharmaceutical industry and residents: N = 859.

OPINIONHYPOTHETICAL IMPLEMENTATION OF A POLICY BY THE FAMILY MEDICINE DEPARTMENTS REGARDING …
USE AND MANAGEMENT OF DRUG SAMPLES, N (%)RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRY AND RESIDENTS, N (%)
Very favourable287 (34)292 (36)
Favourable347 (41)303 (37)
Neither favourable nor unfavourable158 (19)161 (20)
Unfavourable51 (6)47 (6)
Very unfavourable9 (1)19 (2)
Total852* (100)822 (100)
  • HCP—health care professional.

  • * 7 participants did not answer the question.

  • 37 participants did not answer the question.