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Table 2 Clinical photography use and purpose

From: Smartphone use by government dermatology practitioners in Kuwait: a self-reported questionnaire based cross-sectional study

Clinical Photography: Use and Purpose Gender M/F (50/51) Nationality K/NK (61/40) Age (yrs) ≤40/> 40 (56/45) Position BR + C/R + S (23/78)
To take clinical photographs of patients 31/35 36/30 33/33 19/47
p-value 0.484 0.099 0.131 0.048
To gain advice from consultants 22/33 31/24 31/24 12/43
p-value 0.037 0.365 0.839 0.803
For treatment/disease monitoring 26/31 33/24 26/31 15/42
p-value 0.373 0.559 0.024 0.334
To share with colleagues 24/29 32/21 28/25 14/39
p-value 0.373 0.997 0.578 0.359
For teaching purposes 19/22 26/15 22/19 14/27
p-value 0.599 0.608 0.765 0.024
For research and publications 11/11 12/10 10/12 8/14
p-value 0.958 0.526 0.286 0.086
  1. M = male, F = female, K=Kuwaiti, NK = non-Kuwaiti, BR = board resident, C = consultant, R = registrar and S = specialist