Table 1

Physician profiles included in the CV tasks and the effects on WTP studied
Attributes * Physician profiles included in the CV tasks Effects on WTP studied
GP basic profile GP improved profile Specialist basic profile Specialist improved profile
Physician’s specialization 0 = GP 0 = GP 1 = Specialist 1 = Specialist Specialization
State of the medical equipment 0 = Outdated 1 = Modern 0 = Outdated 1 = Modern Quality/access improvements
Maintenance of the physician’s office 0 = Old-looking 1 = Renovated 0 = Old-looking 1 = Renovated
Waiting time in front of the office 45 min 10 min 45 min 10 min

* Two attributes remained constant in all profiles: attitude of the medical staff = polite, and travel time to the physician’s office = 15 min.

Danyliv et al.

Danyliv et al. BMC Health Services Research 2013 13:208   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-208

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