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Table 2 Knowledge regarding management of acute pain in HIV+/AIDS patients (n = 84)

From: Managing acute pain in HIV+/AIDS patients: knowledge and practice trends among emergency physicians of major tertiary care centers of a developing country

Questions related to knowledgeFrequencyPercentage
Are you familiar with World Health Organization (WHO) analgesic ladder?  
 Yes6071.4
 No2428.6
What is the dose of opioid drugs required to treat the pain related to traumatic injury in HIV-infected patients?  
 Usual dose4250.0
 More than the usual dose2327.4
 Less than the usual dose910.7
 No response1011.9
Is management of pain more complex in HIV-infected patients?  
 Yes4250.0
 No3541.7
 No response78.3
Do you think pain is under-reported and under treated in HIV-infected people?  
 Yes2631.0
 No5160.7
 No response78.3