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Table 1 Descriptive statistics for sample of physicians surveyed (N = 304)

From: Physician blame and vulnerability: novel predictors of physician willingness to work with patients who misuse opioids

Variable N % Scale or range
    Min Max
Willingness (M ± SD) 2.83 + 1.05   1 5
Blame (M ± SD) 3.19 ± 0.88   1 5
Work Hours (M ± SD) 46.36 ± 16.85   0 100
Gendera 187 61 1 2
Tenure (years) (M ± SD) 13.08 + 11.02   0 50
Addiction specialty 35 11 0 1
ER 42 14 0 1
FMIM 137 44 0 1
Contact hours (M ± SD) 18.66 + 20.05   0% 100%
Stress (M ± SD) 3.70 ± 1.18   1 5
Burnout (M ± SD) 2.26 ± 0.79   1 5
Controllability (M ± SD) 2.35 ± 0.85   1 5
Invulnerability (M ± SD) 3.52 ± 0.89   1 5
Age (M ± SD) 51.43 ± 11.84   28 84
  1. M mean, SD standard deviation, Min minimal value Max maximum value, ER emergency room, FMIM family medicine/internal medicine
  2. anumber of male participants