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Table 1 Demographic information at initial visit

From: Entry into primary care-based buprenorphine treatment is associated with identification and treatment of other chronic medical problems

Characteristic Number (total = 168)
Mean Age (range) 40 (20–64)
Male 98 (58%)
Female 70 (42%)
Insurance  
 Commercial 87 (52%)
 Medicaid 43 (26%)
 Medicare 33 (20%)
 None 5 (3%)
Employment status  
 Employed 89 (53%)
 Unemployed 40 (24%)
 Disabled 39 (23%)
Injection drug use (ever) 91 (54%)
Drugs used  
 Heroin 134 (80%)
 Prescription opioids 60 (36%)
 Cocaine 92 (55%)
Established primary care physician at initial visit 46 (27%)