Table 1.

Results of a Survey of Primary Care Providers Before Study Initiation

PracticeProviders Surveyed (n)Providers Interested in Participating in the Study (n)Provider Estimates of STARI Cases Seen during 2007
Cases Seen by Practice (Total n)Cases Per Provider (Mean)
Eastern NC 13262.0
Eastern NC 244123.0
Eastern NC 3333712.3
Central NC 1292150.17
Central NC 26461.0
  • STARI, Southern tick-associated rash illness; NC, North Carolina.