Table 2.

Median inhaler knowledge score by clinician group

Ability to match inhaler to device type, median score out of 6Ability to match inhaler to drug class, median score out of 6Total knowledge score, median score out of 12
Respiratory SpRs5.06.011.0
Pharmacists5.05.011.0
Consultant respiratory physicians4.56.010.5
Junior doctors (excluding foundation doctors / respiratory SpRs)3.04.07.5
Foundation doctors4.04.07.0
Other consultant doctors (or equivalent level)0.53.04.0
All respondents4.05.08.0
  • SpR = specialty registrar.