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Table 1 Characteristics of complementary therapists

From: "Placebo effect is probably what we refer to as patient healing power": A qualitative pilot study examining how Norwegian complementary therapists reflect on their practice

Full time chiropractor 1
Full time acupuncturist 2
Full time naprapath 1
Part time homeopath and acupuncturist 1
Years of practice
 0–4 years  
 5–9 years 2
 10–14 years  
 15–19 years  
 20–24 years 1
 25–29 years  
 More than 30 years 1
Length of initial consultation
 Approximately 30 min 1
 Approximately 60 min 3
Additional therapies
 Vitamins/minerals/herbs 3
Gender  
 Female 3
 Male 1