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Table 4 Characteristics of referring clinician (n = 236)

From: The relevance of clinical ethnography: reflections on 10 years of a cultural consultation service

Characteristic N %
Hospital department of referring clinician
 General/internal medicine 135 57.2
 Paediatrics 36 15.2
 Psychiatry 19 8.1
 Other 46 19.5
Type of care provided to referred patient at time of consultation
 Inpatient 132 55.9
 Outpatient 100 42.3
 Mixed case 4 1.7
Profession of referring clinician
 Physician 198 83.9
  Resident 125 53.0
  Attending 59 25.0
  Independent practice 14 5.9
 Nurse 28 11.9
 Social worker/psychologist 9 4.2