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Table 5 Health service characteristics

From: Treatment adherence amongst drug users attending public and private methadone maintenance clinics in a northern province of Vietnam

Characteristics Completely adherence Incompletely adherence Total p-value
n % n % n %
MMT model
 Private facility 96 49.2 99 50.8 195 100.0 0.02*
 Public facility 75 37.5 125 62.5 200 100.0  
Estimated distance to MMT facility
 Near 89 48.9 93 51.1 182 100.0 0.01*
 Reasonable 77 41.9 107 58.9 184 100.0  
 Far 5 2.9 24 10.7 29 100.0  
Satisfaction with daily MMT service
 Very satisfaction 8 40.0 12 60.0 20 100.0 0.47¢
 Satisfaction 139 44.7 172 55.3 311 100.0  
 Medium 24 39.3 37 60.7 61 100.0  
 Dissatisfaction 0 0.0 3 100.0 3 100.0  
  Mean SD Mean SD Mean SD p-value
Distance to MMT facility (km) 3.8 2.6 4.1 2.9 4.0 2.8 0.18#
MMT service satisfaction 8.6 1.0 8.6 0.9 8.6 1.0 0.75#
  1. *Chi square test, ¢Fisher exact test, # Mann-Whiney rank sum test