TABLE 1.

Demographic Characteristics of Respondents

Years in practiceMean: 14 y; SD: 10.7 y; range: 0–59
Male, %50
Female, %50
Pediatric generalists, %71
Pediatric specialists, %29
Primary practice type, %
    Private practice/clinic57
    Hospital-based clinic23
    Community clinic11
    Other clinic/practice type9
Primary practice location, %
    Urban location38
    Suburban location49
    Rural location13
No. of pediatricians practicing at their locationMean: 11; SD: 16.8
Have physician trainees at their clinic/practice (any), %78
Have residents at their clinic/practice, %65
Have medical students at their clinic/practice, %64
Have fellows at their clinic/practice, %19
Hours spent each week in direct patient care, %
    0–10 h6
    11–20 h8
    21–30 h21
    31–40 h39
     ≥41 h26
No. of patients seen in a typical work day, %
    1–54
    6–109
    11–1511
    16–2028
    ≥2148