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Table 4 Respondents' rating of the CSN they had treated according to years post graduation and self rated knowledge of management

From: Knowledge and behavior of Nigerian dentists concerning the treatment of children with special needs

Rating of treated children
Years post-graduation Don't know (%) Cooperative(%) Uncooperative(%) Total
<5 11 (7.6) 55 (38.2) 78 (54.2) 144
6–10 9 (11.8) 34 (44.7) 33 (43.4) 76
11–15 1 (4.5) 10 (45.5) 11 (50.0) 22
16–20 3 (15.0) 7 (35.0) 10 (50.0) 20
>20 0 7 (38.9) 11 (61.1) 18
Chisq = 19.49 p = 0.07
Knowledge of management
Don't know    1 (100.0) 1
Adequate 2 (3.6) 26 (47.3) 27 (49.1) 55
Fairly adequate 4 (2.2) 75 (41.4) 102 (56.4) 181
Inadequate 18 (41.9) 12 (27.9) 13 (30.2) 43
Chisq = 83.0 p = 0.0*
Total 24 (8.6) 113 (40.3) 143 (51.1) 280 (100)
  1. *Significant