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Table 1 Characteristics of the Institutions of 243 Orthopaedic Trauma Association Members Surveyed, August 2016–June 2017

From: Use of reprocessed external fixators in orthopaedic surgery: a survey of 243 orthopaedic trauma surgeons

Hospital/Health Care Center Characteristic No. (%)
Affiliation
 University 111 (46)
 Community 109 (45)
 Public 23 (9)
Location
 Urban 136 (56)
 Suburban 72 (30)
 Rural 29 (12)
 Other 6 (2)
Type
 Nonprofit 204 (84)
 For profit 39 (16)
 Other 0 (0)
Size (beds)
  < 200 21 (8.6)
 200–800 177 (73)
  > 800 44 (18)
 Other 1 (0.4)
Number of orthopaedic trauma surgeons
 0–5 214 (88)
 6–10 19 (7.8)
  > 10 10 (4.1)
Active orthopaedic trauma research program
 Yes 136 (56)
 No 107 (44)