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Table 3 Reasons Why "Never" Talk or Talk "Insufficiently" with the GP about Psychological Problems.

From: Psychosocial primary care – what patients expect from their General Practitioners A cross-sectional trial

  "Never" (n = 21) "Insuffiently" (n = 56)
I have no problems 81% (n = 17) 24% (n = 13)
Other confident partners 24% (n = 5) 23% (n = 12)
Lack of time - 53% (n = 30)
Too much stress for the doctor 5% (n = 1) 16% (n = 9)
No opportunity - 18% (n = 10)
Afraid to talk to - 11% (n = 6)
Doctor not interested - 11% (n = 6)
No confidence in the doctor - 7% (n = 4)
None of the doctors business - 4% (n = 2)
  1. Note: This question was based on a multiple response format