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Table 1 Empric means, medians of patients and consultations. (data from health insurance records of individual physicians)

From: Extent and structure of health insurance expenditures for complementary and alternative medicine in Swiss primary care

  certified CAM noncertified CAM COM
  mean median mean median mean median
Number of patients per year 652 537 955 899 987 906
Number of consultations per year 2797 2440 3811 3726 3918 3783
- Disease related 2746 2421 3694 3621 3822 3731
- Accident related 40 14 100 76 82 46
- Other (maternity, unclassified) 12 2 17 3 13 2
- Number of home visits 79 30 268 181 304 211
Number of consultations per patient and year 4.6 4.2 4.1 3.9 4.2 4.0