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Table 6 Resource utilization by physician specialty in the md population compared to the total member population

From: A retrospective analysis of health care utilization for patients with mitochondrial disease in the United States: 2008–2015

Pediatric MD Adult MD
  Count per 1000 (%) Fold Increase – MD/Total Member   Count per 1000 (%) Fold Increase – MD/Total Member
Pediatric 5054 (24) 5.4 Internal Medicine 2908 (15) 4.4
General Practice 1793 (9) 5.3 General Practice 2018 (10) 11.3
Neurology 1352 (6) 52.0 Family Practice 1814 (9) 2.0
Gastroenterology 1128 (5) 61.0 Neurology 1379 (7) 19.2
Physical Therapy 796 (4) 108.3 Cardiology 1117 (6) 3.8
Family Practice 787 (4) 2.8 Chiropractic 691 (3) 3.8
Surgery 747 (4) 8.2 Gastroenterology 580 (3) 7.8
Multispecialty Clinic 682 (3) 20.7 Pulmonary Disease 553 (3) 7.8
Cardiology 548 (3) 9.0 Emergency Medicine 412 (2) 8.6
Pulmonary Disease 480 (2) 30.3 Orthopedic Surgery 424 (2) 2.7
Emergency Medicine 439 (2) 20.4 Allergy / Immunology 386 (2) 3.8
Intensivist 357 (2) 56.5 Ophthalmology 362 (2) 2.8