TABLE 2.

Data From Questionnaire, Question 3, a to f

Reason for Not Offering an Office Appointment or SurgeryScenario A: OSAScenario B: Recurrent Tonsillitis
Yes, n (%)NoTotal*Yes, n (%)NoTotal*
a. Too much paperwork/hassle71 (96)374/8171 (96)374/81
b. Low monetary reimbursement from Medi-Cal for surgery68 (92)674/8168 (92)674/81
c. Low monetary reimbursement from Medi-Cal for new office visit61 (87)970/73
d. Practice is too busy23 (33)4770/81
e. Would like to do more interesting cases than tonsillectomy and/or adenoidectomy8 (12)6169/81
f. I do not perform surgery anymore8 (11)6270/81
  • * Total responses/total possible responses.