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Table 1 Characteristics of Maccabi Healthcare Services (MHS) primary-care physicians (PCPs) compared to the study population of PCPs

From: The contribution of comprehensive geriatric assessment to primary care physicians

  Total MHS PCPs (N = 1,500) Study population of PCPs (N = 200)
Average age 50 51
Gender (%)   
Female 44 41
Country of medical training (%)   
Israel 34 34
Former Soviet Union 30 29
Other 36 37
Specialty (%)   
None 41 21
Internal medicine 31 31
Family medicine 28 48
Employment status (%)   
Salaried 23 27
Self-employed 77 63
Other (combination) --- 10