Table 5

Association between patients’ role preference (before consultation) and doctor's perceived patients’ role preference in decision-making (during consultation)

 Patients’ role preferencep Value
PassiveAutonomousTotal
Doctor's perception of patients’ role preference
Passive49 (26.5)136 (73.5)185 (100.0)0.900
Autonomous74 (26.0)211 (74.0)285 (100.0) 
Total123 (26.2)347 (73.8) 
  • κ=0.006, p=0.900.