Table 1

Distributions of the respondents (N = 304)

Age stratum

(%)


39 years or younger

41

40–49 years

42

50 years or older

15

Missing data

2

Sex

Female

15

male

85

Fields of practice

Pediatrics

2

Family practice

11

General internal medicine

44

Specialty internal medicine

21

Surgery-related

7

Emergency medicine

9

The other fields

7

Size of employing facilities

Office-based clinic

24

1–100 beds

13

101–250 beds

17

251–500 beds

17


501 or more beds

28


Bito and Asai BMC Medical Ethics 2007 8:7   doi:10.1186/1472-6939-8-7

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