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Table 1 Characteristics of CAM providers interviewed

From: Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) providers’ views of chronic low back pain patients’ expectations of CAM therapies: a qualitative study

  Acupuncturists Chiropractors Massage therapist Yoga instructor Totals
Interview location
Seattle 6 5 6* 6* 23
Tucson 4 2 3 2 11
Years practicing CAM
Less than 5 0 0 1 0 1
5-9 3 1 2 1 7
10-20 6 0 4 1 11
More than 20 2 6 2 5 15
Gender
Female 5 1 8 8 22
Male 5 6 1 0 12