Table 1

Demographic characteristics of survey respondents compared to the entire group of adult primary care physicians at Kaiser Permanente, Northwest.


Entire Medical Group

Number of individuals



Gender distribution

62% male

62% male

Mean age

46.5 years

46.1 years

Tenure at Kaiser Permanente

11.7 years

10.5 years

Sittig et al. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2006 6:6   doi:10.1186/1472-6947-6-6

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