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Table 2 General practitioners who treat patients with methadone substitution (PT, n = 352)

From: Difficulties associated with outpatient management of drug abusers by general practitioners. A cross-sectional survey of general practitioners with and without methadone patients in Switzerland

Would you accept new MMT patients? Yes: 23.9 % No: 73% (missing data: 3.1%)
  Mean (SD) Median
Actual number of patients on methadone treatment? 6.2 (± 9.04) 4
How many patients would you like to have on MMT? 5.8 (± 6.9) 4
Highest daily dose of methadone you ever prescribed: 120.4 mg (± 95.9) 100 mg (mode: 100 mg)
  1. PT = General practitioners with patients receiving methadone substitution treatment
  2. PWT = General practitioners without patients receiving methadone substitution treatment
  3. MMT = Methadone maintenance treatment