Skip to main content

Table 3 Self-Assessment of Knowledge about Cannabis Use and Skills Related to Screening and Managing Cannabis Use

From: Screening and managing cannabis use: comparing GP’s and nurses’ knowledge, beliefs, and behavior

Item Very poor Poor Acceptable Strong Very strong t df
  n(%) n(%) n(%) n(%) n(%)   
Knowledge about Cannabis
GPs (N = 501) 35 (7%) 241 (48%) 209 (42%) 14 (3%) 2 (<1%) 3.85** 658
Nurses (N = 159) 30 (19%) 76 (48%) 49 (31%) 4 (3%) 0 (0%)   
Skills in Screening for Cannabis Use
GPs (N = 499) 51 (10%) 241 (48%) 187 (37%) 18 (4%) 2 (<1%) 7.32** 654
Nurses (N = 157) 57 (36%) 68 (43%) 29 (18%) 3 (2%) 0 (0%)   
Skills in Managing Cannabis Use
GPs (N = 495) 57 (12%) 300 (61%) 127 (26%) 9 (2%) 2 (<1%)   
Nurses (N = 156) 55 (35%) 85 (54%) 15 (10%) 1 (<1%) 0 (0%) 7.13** 649
  1. Note. *p < 0.01, **p ≤ 0.001.