Table 1

Demographics of respondents

Type of Journal:

(n)

(%)

General Medical

11

32

Subspecialty

23

68


Age Group:

10

29

46-55 y

24

71

> 55 y


Gender:

5

15

Female

29

85

Male


Country Main Editorial Office:

2

6

Canada

28

82

USA

1

3

UK

2

6

India

1

3

Other


Editorial Position Head:

32

94

Editor-In-Chief

2

6

Other


Length of time in Journal:

14

41

1-3 y

11

32

4-6 y

> 7 y

9

27


# of Journals You Have Edited:

16

47

1-3

9

26.5

4-6

9

26.5

> 7 y


Education Held:

28

82

MD

8

23.5

PhD

4

12

Formal Bioethics Training

1

3

ICMJE

4

9

Other


Country of Training:

29

85

USA

3

9

Canada

2

6

Other


Formal Bioethics Training:

13

38

Yes

21

62

No


Angelski et al. BMC Medical Ethics 2012 13:4   doi:10.1186/1472-6939-13-4

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