TABLE 1.

Demographics of Respondents by Provider Type

Overall (%)DBP (%)PED (%)PSY (%)P Value*
Male gender54.049.6%56.0%57.2%.214
>10 y in practice39.249.031.735.0<.001
Practice setting
 Rural10.87.114.811.1
 Urban26.034.415.227.1<.001
 Medium-sized/suburban63.258.570.061.8
Practice ownership
 Academic23.641.29.516.9
 HMO2.42.54.30.5
 Hospital15.218.019.57.5<.001
 Private45.325.761.052.7
 Public/other13.412.75.722.4
Higher managed care patient population (>40%)54.157.861.441.8<.001
Higher Medicaid patient population (>40%)24.627.916.828.6<.001
  • HMO indicates health maintenance organization.

  • * Overall test of association among the 3 provider groups.