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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

General characteristics of the respondents (n=384)

Factors N %
Gender
Male 293 76.3
Female 91 23.7
Age (years)
20∼29 35 9.1
30∼39 130 33.9
40∼49 138 35.9
50∼59 68 17.7
60≤ 13 3.4
Clinical experience (years)
<5 68 17.7
5≤, <10 87 22.7
10≤, <15 47 12.2
15≤, <20 85 22.1
20≤, <30 72 18.8
30≤ 25 6.5
Healthcare facility level
Clinic 269 70.1
Hospital 73 19.0
Nursing hospital 14 3.6
Public health centers 7 1.8
Others 21 5.8
Working area
Seoul 112 29.2
Busan/Daegu/Ulsan/Gyeongsang-do 76 19.8
Gwangju/Jeolla-do/Jeju Island 37 9.6
Incheon/Gyeonggi-do/Gangwon-do 115 29.9
Daejeon/Chungcheong-do/Sejong 44 11.5
Specialist
No 284 74.0
Yes 100 26.0
Specialty in Korean Medicine (n=100)
Acupuncture and Moxibustion 27 27
Korean Internal Medicine 27 27
Korean Rehabilitation Medicine 16 16
Korean Obstetrics and Gynecology 11 11
Korean Medicine Ophthalmology, Otolaryngology & Dermatology 6 6
Korean Neuropsychiatry 6 6
Sasang Constitutional Medicine 5 5
Korean Pediatrics Medicine 2 2
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