Table 2

Provider recruitment by type of provider (physician vs. non-physician)
Verified eligible Ineligible Refused Unlocatable Non response Total
n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%)
Physicians 491 (59) 147 (81) 59 (59) 373 (83) 99 (16) 1169 (57)
Non-physicians 336 (41) 33 (18) 41 (41) 75 (17) 532 (84) 1017 (46)
Other/Unidentifieda 0 1 (<1) 0 1 (<1) 2 (<1) 4 (<1)
Total 827 181 100 449 633 2190

aOther/Unidentified refers to providers for whom the specialty is not known, with the exception of the “other” Ineligible, who was an office manager.

Brimmer et al.

Brimmer et al. BMC Research Notes 2013 6:309   doi:10.1186/1756-0500-6-309

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