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Table 2 Average number of home visits monthly, by their reasons

From: The practice of physicians and nurses in the Brazilian Family Health Programme – evidences of change in the delivery health care model

Reasons Physicians Nurses
  average average
"The visits are carried out not only for bed-bound patients or those who cannot walk" 7.7 8.6
"The visits are only carried out to bed-bound patients or those that cannot walk" 5.8 6.4