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Table 4 Specialty provider distribution across chiropractic users and nonusers

From: A longitudinal study of chiropractic use among older adults in the United States

Specialty Lower Volume Users
(N = 676)
High Volume Users
(N = 130)
Non Users
(N = 4,704)
Internal Medicine 13.1% 10.6% 15.5%
Family Practice 10.3% 9.8% 9.6%
Clinical Lab 9.0% 6.3% 9.9%
Diagnostic Radiology 8.8% 7.2% 9.5%
Cardiology 7.1% 5.2% 7.4%
Opthalmology 5.6% 4.3% 5.7%
Chiropractic 4.1% 21.5% 0.0%
Sum of Specialty Percentages Listed 58.1% 64.9% 57.6%
Total Claim Volume 6,636 9,080 759,616
  1. Note: Not all specialty codes are listed so sum of specialties does not add up to 100%.