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Table 3 Percentage of GPs who are likely or very likely to recommend testing for chlamydia by gender and age of GP

From: Conversant or clueless? Chlamydia-related knowledge and practice of general practitioners in Western Australia

  Female Male 25–34 years 35–44 years 45–54 years 55–64 years 65+ years
  n = 268 n = 284 n = 61 n = 164 n = 187 n = 101 n = 44
24 year old woman requires prescription for contraceptive pill 36.9 14.4 29.5 29.8 24.0 24.7 9.0
24 year old woman for Pap smear test 70.1 30.3 67.2 58.5 46.5 38.6 31.8
45 year old man requests travel immunisation advice 8.5 10.5 11.4 6.7 9.0 10.8 13.6
32 year old man whose girlfriend has a vaginal infection 95.8 93.3 98.3 95.7 93.5 94.0 88.6
20 year old man for asthma medication prescription who also has new girlfriend 23.8 20.7 24.5 21.9 22.9 19.8 22.7