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Table 2 Characteristics of women in the preventive education feasibility study

From: Use of email in a family practice setting: opportunities and challenges in patient- and physician-initiated communication

Characteristic With appointments Completing baseline survey Not eligible Not reached Refused
  (n = 68) (n = 24) (n = 14) (n = 16) (n = 14)
Age      
   18–25 17 (25) 8 (33) 3 (21) 5 (31) 1 (7)
   50–65 51 (75) 16 (67) 11 (79) 11 (69) 13 (93)
Race      
   Asian 1 (2) 0 (0) 0 (0) 1 (6) 0 (0)
   Black 26 (38) 7 (29) 8 (57) 3 (19) 8 (57)
   Hispanic 1 (2) 0 (0) 1 (7) 0 (0) 0 (0)
   White 37 (54) 15 (63) 5 (35) 11 (69) 6 (43)
   Unknown 3 (4) 2 (8) 0 (0) 1 (6) 0 (0)
Insurance      
   Private 62 (91) 21 (88) 12 (86) 16 (100) 13 (93)
   Medicare 3 (4) 1 (4) 1 (7) 0 (0) 1 (7)
   Medicaid 1 (2) 0 (0) 1 (7) 0 (0) 0 (0)
   Unknown 2 (3) 2 (8) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Appointments/year, mean (SD) 5.3 (4.6) 4.4 (4.2) 8.3 (6.4) 4.3 (3.8) 5.0 (3.0)
  1. Values are number (%) except where indicated otherwise.