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Table 4 Duration of surgeons' post-internship surgical practice

From: Postoperative outcome of caesarean sections and other major emergency obstetric surgery by clinical officers and medical officers in Malawi

Duration Clinical officers Medical officers Total
Four years or more 832 (44.4%) 151 (59.0%) 963 (46.1%)
Two to three years 456 (24.3%) 61 (19.9%) 507 (23.8%)
Less than one year 401 (21.4%) 44 (17.2%) 445 (20.9%)
None 175 (9.3%) - 175 (8.2%)
No information 11 (0.6%) 10 (3.9%) 21 (1.0%)
Total 1875 (100.0%) 256 (100.0%) 2131 (100.0%)