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Table 3 Demographic characteristics of participating physicians

From: Physicians’ preferences for bone metastases treatments in France, Germany and the United Kingdom

Category n (%)
UK (n = 197) France (n = 191) Germany (n = 192)
Age, years    
18–45 129 (65.5) 113 (59.2) 82 (42.7)
46–75 68 (34.5) 78 (40.8) 110 (57.3)
Table 1. How many years have you been in practice since completing your medical training?    
< 10 34 (17.2) 61 (32.1) 32 (16.7)
≥10 163 (82.8) 129 (67.9) 160 (83.3)
Which of the following best describes your area of specialty?    
Primary care 6 (3.1) 5 (2.6) 10 (5.2)
Family medicine 2 (1.0) 0 1 (0.5)
Oncology 97 (50.0) 118 (62.4) 91 (47.4)
Other 89 (45.9) 66 (34.9) 90 (46.9)
On average, how many patients with bone metastases from solid tumours do you treat each week?    
≤10 129 (65.5) 115 (60.2) 131 (68.2)
> 10 68 (34.5) 76 (39.8) 61 (31.8)
  1. Counts and percentages displayed exclude missing values and may not add up to the total country sample size or 100%
  2. UK, United Kingdom
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