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Table 5 Percentage of patients classified as having chronic (≥ 3 months) or acute (< 3 months) tinnitus, split by each country, and reported separately for each professional group.

From: Treatment options for subjective tinnitus: Self reports from a sample of general practitioners and ENT physicians within Europe and the USA

  GP profession ENT profession
Country Chronic
[%]
Acute
[%]
Chronic
[%]
Acute
[%]
US 50 50 69 31
UK 68 32 81 19
Germany 66 34 53 47
France 59 41 71 29
Spain 49 51 72 28
Italy 61 39 66 34
  1. Data are reported only for those physicians who saw at least one tinnitus patient in the past three months.