TABLE 1.

Participant Demographic Characteristics

Characteristic% Physicians (n = 1249)
Gender
    Female55
    Male45
Age, y, mean (range)43 (23–87)
Board certified76
Race
    White78
    Asian12
    Black3
    Hispanic3
    Other4
Reported cases within 24 mo
    032
    1–556
    6–107
    11–152
    >153
Level of expertise
    Not at all expert30
    Some expertise45
    Moderate expertise22
    Very expert3
Previous education
    Child abuse94
    Reasonable suspicion62
Practice
    Primary care65
    Subspecialty35
Current position
    Private practice40
    Academic health center23
    Pediatric resident21
    Clinical, education, and research14
    Nonclinical2
Practice type
    Group practice (>3 physicians)49
    Salaried, hospital based36
    Solo8
    Partnership6
    Health maintenance organization1