Table 3.

Family Physician Management of Nonspecific Abdominal Pain in Children

ManagementNSAP (n=2 632)Other Problems (n=156 048)
NSAP=nonspecific abdominal pain.
a P <.01, calculated using Pearson χ2 test.
b P <.05, calculated using Pearson χ2 test.
No prescription, no referral, %73.749.7a
Prescription, %21.345.3a
Referral, %5.05.1b