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Table 1 Demographics and baseline characteristics of survey participants (physicians)

From: Physician and patient preferences for dosing options in migraine prevention

  Physicians (N = 400)
Age, years, mean (range) 49 (23–74)
Women, % 75
Ethnicity, %
 White/Caucasian 67
 Asian/Pacific Islander 24
 Hispanic/Latino 3
 Black/African American 3
Years in practice, year 16.5
Patient volume, number of patients per month
 Adult patients 379
 Adult patient with migraine 84
Patient type, %
 CM (≥15 headache days/month) 20
 High-frequency EM (10–14 headache days/month) 23
 Moderate-frequency EM (5–9 headache days/month) 30
Patient insurance, %
 Private/commercial 53
 Medicare Part D 24
 Medicaid 8
 ACA 8
 VA/TRICARE 4
Practice setting, %
 Office-based 87
 Hospital-based 13
  1. ACA, Affordable Care Act; CM, chronic migraine; EM, episodic migraine; VA Veterans Affairs