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Table 2 Physician Characteristics (n = 98)

From: Survival rate in nasopharyngeal carcinoma improved by high caseload volume: a nationwide population-based study in Taiwan

  Physician caseload group  
Variable Low
(4-16)
Medium
(17-34)
High
(35-152)
p
Total no. physicians 74 17 7  
Age(year)     0.507
Mean ± SD 39 ± 13 39 ± 11 45 ± 13  
Gender     0.832
   Male 65(88) 14(82) 6(86)  
   Female 9(12) 3(18) 1(14)  
Caseload     < 0.001
Mean ± SD 6 ± 5 24 ± 6 62 ± 45  
  1. Values are given as number (percentage).
  2. Abbreviations: SD = standard deviation.