Table 2Patient mix as estimated by 420 physician participants in MEMO

Patient typePercent
Female62
Elderly36
Non-English Speaking13
Chronic Pain17
Numerous Medical Problems45
Numerous Psychosocial Problems35
Frustrating to Deal With12
Alcohol or Substance Abuse12

From: Organizational Climate, Stress, and Error in Primary Care: The MEMO Study

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