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Table 2 Characteristics of the HCP respondents

From: Healthcare professionals’ perceptions on the emotional impact of having an inadequate response to antidepressant medications: survey and prospective patient audit

Variable N = 287
HCP specialty; n (%)
 Psychiatrist 234 (82%)
 US PCP 44 (15%)
 Internist/internal medicine 7 (2%)
 Nurse practitioner 2 (1%)
Mean years in practice [range] 17.0 years [3–35 years]
Mean percent of time spent in direct patient care 92%
Median estimated numbers of patients seen per month
 MDD 70
 Bipolar disorders 30
 Schizophrenia 30
 Schizoaffective disorder 15
HCP location; n (%)
 US 108 (38%)
 Canada 36 (13%)
 UK 40 (14%)
 Germany 35 (12%)
 France 37 (13%)
 Spain 31 (11%)
Setting
 Outpatient 251 (88%)
 Inpatient 36 (13%)