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Table 1 Physician characteristics

From: A survey of Canadian intensivists' resuscitation practices in early septic shock

Physician characteristics Percentage
Age mean (SD) 46.4 (7.3)
Sex (male) 82.0
Primary specialty  
   Medicine 60.0
   Surgery 14.8
   Anesthesia 22.6
   Other 2.6
Number of years in practice  
   0 to 5 22.4
   6 to 10 30.0
   11 to 15 19.3
   >15 28.3
Number weeks worked in ICU  
   0 to 10 74.0
   11 to 20 58.7
   >20 18.3
Academic affiliation  
   University 74.1
   Community 25.9
  1. There were 232 respondents in total. ICU, intensive care unit; SD, standard deviation.