Table 5—

Asthma perception and the need for additional information regarding asthma

GroupOverallp-value
GPGP+SPESPE
Feels enough informed regarding asthma327 (71.7)481 (74.9)120 (84.5)928 (74.8)0.009
Feels enough informed regarding antiasthma treatment329 (76.9)448 (77.1)102 (76.7)879 (77.0)0.993
Patients searched spontaneously for information regarding asthma167 (37.3)353 (55.8)65 (46.1)585 (47.9)0.000
Asthma considered as a major concern or a handicap169 (38.1)293 (47.2)35 (25.2)497 (41.3)0.000
  • Data are presented as n (%). GP: general practitioner; SPE: specialist.