Table 2: Number of hours of training on alcohol received and views on effectiveness in reducing patients’ alcohol consumption if properly trained.

TrainingGroup with worse attitudes
Group with better attitudes

Hours of any form of postgraduate training on alcohol ever received
 <4 hours98 (70.0)43 (45.7)<0.001
 ≥4 hours42 (30.0)51 (54.3)
Would family physicians be effective with adequate information and training?
 Effective128 (91.4)92 (97.9)0.04
 Ineffective12 (8.6)2 (2.1)

Chi-square test.