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Table 1 Association between the score of FCV-19S and physicians' demographic and clinical characteristics

From: Exploring the factors associated with coronaphobia among physicians during the COVID-19 outbreak in Egypt

Demographic variables (N = 426) FCV-19Sa
N % Mean SD t test P
Gender
 Male 144 33.8 18.52 4.97 − 4.692 < 0.001
 Female 282 66.2 20.89 4.91   
Marital status
 Married 303 71.1 20.04 5.09 0.318 0.751
 Not married 123 28.9 20.21 4.96   
Professional title
 Resident 152 35.7 20.53 4.93 1.332 0.185
 Specialist/consultant 274 64.3 19.85 5.11   
Daily working hours
 ≤ 8 258 60.1 20.04 5.18 − 0.435 0.664
 > 8 119 39.9 20.28 4.77   
Working days/week
 ≤ 5 274 64.5 20.45 5.05 1.915 0.056
 > 5 152 35.5 19.47 5.02   
Received sufficient training
 No 310 72.8 20.54 5.08 3.032 0.003
 Yes 116 27.2 18.89 4.79   
Satisfied with hospital PPE**
 No 358 84.0 20.51 5.00 3.972 < 0.001
 Yes 68 16.0 17.90 4.78   
Physician's role
 Frontline 66 15.5 20.18 5.35 − 0.162 0.871
 Second-line 360 84.5 20.07 5.00   
History of colleague affected with Covid-19
 No 239 56.1 19.64 5.19 − 2.063 0.040
 Yes 187 43.9 20.66 4.82   
History of chronic mental illness
 No 316 74.2 19.85 4.86 − 1.629 0.104
 Yes 110 25.8 20.76 5.54   
History of chronic medical illness
 No 335 78.6 19.90 4.92 − 1.497 0.135
 Yes 91 21.4 20.79 5.48   
Smoking status
 No 388 91.1 20.26 5.04 2.177 0.030
 Yes 38 8.9 18.39 4.87   
History of substance use
 No 412 96.7 20.05 4.94 − 0.955 0.340
 Yes 14 3.3 21.36 7.82   
History of self-harm thoughts during pandemic
 No 383 89.9 19.88 4.98 − 2.570 0.011
 Yes 43 10.1 21.95 5.33   
  1. a Fear of COVID-19 Scale. b Personal protective equipment