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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of physicians completing pre-test dengue surveys (n = 231)

From: Knowledge, attitudes, and practices of Florida physicians regarding dengue before and after an educational intervention

Medical specialty N (%)
 Internal Medicine 99 42.9
 Pediatrics 31 13.4
 Dermatology 21 9.1
 Infectious Diseases 13 5.6
 Emergency Medicine 8 3.5
 Internal Medicine/Pediatrics 6 2.6
 Family Practice 3 1.3
 Other/No Answer 50 21.6
Years in Practice N (%)
 0–5 158 68.4
 6–10 16 6.9
  > 10 49 21.2
 No Answer 8 3.5
Dengue Cases Treated N (%)
 0 144 62.3
 1–5 46 19.9
 6–10 5 2.2
  > 10 18 7.8
 No Answer 18 7.8
Medical School N (%)
 In United States 126 54.5
 Oustide U.S. 99 42.9
 Other/No Answer 6 2.6