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Table 3 Practices of naturopathic physicians licensed in Connecticut (1999) and Washington (1998)

From: Practice patterns of naturopathic physicians: results from a random survey of licensed practitioners in two US States

  Connecticut (n = 59) Washington (n = 110)
Median number of years in practice 9 7
Patient care hours in a typical week   
Mean (S.D.) 25.8 (10.6) 24.5 (12.2)
Percentage reporting: 1–14 hours 10.2 20.0
15–24 hours 32.2 30.0
25–34 hours 39.0 26.4
35–44 hours 15.2 17.2
45+ hours 3.4 6.4
Patient visits in a typical week   
Mean (S.D.) 32.7 (18.9) 30.5 (24.7)
Percentage reporting: 1–19 visits 20.7 34.6
20–29 visits 31.0 21.8
30–39 visits 13.8 21.8
40–49 visits 13.8 9.1
50+ visits 20.7 12.7