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Table 1 Physician demographics

From: Buprenorphine unobserved “home” induction: a survey of Ontario’s addiction physicians

  N (%)
How many years have you been prescribing methadone (N = 82)?  
 < 1 year 6 (7)
 1–5 years 29 (35)
 6–10 years 14 (17)
 11–15 years 16 (20)
 16–20 years 13 (16)
 20+ years 4 (5)
Currently, for how many patients do  you prescribe either methadone or buprenorphine (N = 82)?  
 1–20 7 (9)
 21–50 17 (21)
 51–100 18 (22)
 101–200 18 (22)
 201–300 11 (13)
 > 300 11 (13)
In the past year, what percentage of new opioid agonist patients did you start on buprenorphine instead of methadone initiation (N = 82)?  
 < 10% 12 (15)
 10–20% 13 (16)
 21–40% 23 (28)
 41–60% 18 (22)
 61–80% 9 (11)
 81–100% 7 (8)