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Table 1 Characteristics of the respondents

From: International comparison of physicians’ attitudes toward refusal of treatment by patients with anorexia nervosa: a case-based vignette study

  Years of experience as a clinician   
 < 5 years 5–9 years 10–19 years 20–29 years  > 30 years   
Japan (n = 55) 0 8 19 12 16   
UK (n = 84) 2 8 50 18 6   
US (n = 82) 4 17 36 20 5   
  Number of AN patients examined in a year
 < 20 patients 20–49 patients 50–99 patient 100–149 patients 150–199 patients 200–299 patients  > 300 patients
Japan (n = 55) 0 8 19 12 16 0 0
UK (n = 84) 0 46 21 8 2 3 4
US
(n = 82)
0 0 41 22 4 8 7
  1. UK United Kingdom, US United States of America, AN anorexia nervosa