During the last three months this person was alive,
what was the specialty of the physician providing
most of the care for this person?

Response Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
Internal Medicine 39 6.6 1.1 4.5 8.8
Family Practice 101 21.1 2.1 16.9 25.3
Cancer Specialist 322 62.5 2.4 57.7 67.3
Surgeon 14 2.3 0.6 1.0 3.6
Other 41 7.4 1.2 5.0 9.9
None 1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.3

Among respondents who, during the past five years, were
involved in the care of a friend or a close family member
who died of cancer, excluding unknowns and refusals.