TABLE 1

Subspecialist Practice Setting

Overall (N = 551), % (n)Neonatal and Critical Care (N = 197), % (n)All Other Subspecialties (N = 354), % (n)Female (N = 286), % (n)Male (N = 265), % (n)
Clinical practice
    Inpatient care with little or no outpatient care35 (193)92 (182)a3 (11)a35 (102)35 (91)
    Outpatient care with substantial inpatient care32 (177)3 (6)a48 (171)a29 (82)36 (95)
    Outpatient care with little or no inpatient care20 (110)1 (1)a31 (109)a23 (65)17 (45)
    Research/administrative with some clinical care13 (70)4 (8)a18 (62)a13 (37)12 (33)
Clinical practice setting
    Academic health center64 (354)57 (112)a68 (242)a71 (203)a57 (151)a
    Private practice15 (84)15 (29)a16 (55)a10 (30)a20 (54)a
    Private hospital11 (60)17 (24)a7 (26)a11 (31)a11 (29)a
    Community-based health center6 (34)8 (16)a5 (18)a4 (12)a8 (22)a
    Other4 (19)3 (6)a4 (13)a4 (10)a4 (9)a
Primary patient population
    Equal publicly and privately insured56 (307)55 (108)a57 (199)a55 (156)57 (151)
    Mostly publicly insured/underserved28 (156)34 (67)a25 (89)a30 (84)27 (72)
    Mostly privately insured13 (70)9 (17)a15 (53)a13 (38)12 (32)
    Military3 (16)2 (5)a3 (11)a2 (6)4 (10)
Current academic appointment status
    Full-time academic faculty57 (315)51 (100)a61 (215)a60 (173)a54 (142)a
    Part-time academic faculty8 (43)7 (14)a8 (29)a11 (31)a5 (12)a
    Adjunct/volunteer/courtesy faculty15 (83)14 (27)a16 (56)a10 (29)a20 (54)a
    No academic appointment20 (110)28 (56)a15 (54)a19 (53)a21 (57)a
Frequency teach or precept for students, residents, or fellows
    Regularly74 (410)68 (134)a78 (276)a77 (221)71 (189)
    Occasionally20 (110)21 (42)a19 (68)a18 (50)23 (60)
    Not at all6 (31)11 (21)a3 (10)a5 (15)6 (16)
Current employment status
    Full-time92 (506)96 (190)a90 (316)a87 (247)a98 (259)a
    Part-time8 (44)4 (7)a10 (37)a13 (38)a2 (6)a
  • a P ≤ .05.