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Table 1 Demographics of study participants

From: A new method for determining physician decision thresholds using empiric, uncertain recommendations

  Number [%]
Gender (Male) 48 [83]
Racial Background  
   Asian 9 [16]
   Black 2 [3.4]
   White 41 [71]
   Other or None 6 [10]
Glaucoma Training 57 [98]
Risk Calculator Use  
   Never 31 [53]
   Sometimes 25 [43]
   Always 2 [3.4]
  Mean (std. dev.)
Length of practice (years) 16.8 (10.2)
Patients seen per month 444 (217)
Percentage of Practice Devoted to Glaucoma 77 (20)
  1. All values are derived from self-reported data provided by study participants (N = 58). Glaucoma Training refers to the number of participants who had subspecialty training and Risk Calculator Use indicates how frequently the participants used one of the available risk calculators in their practice.