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Table 3 Collaboration with other disciplines and empirical methods used

From: The use of empirical research in bioethics: a survey of researchers in twelve European countries

  Research so far (N = 175)a Current research project (N = 170)a
Collaboration with other disciplines N % n %
 Medicine 132 75.4 111 63.4
 Philosophy 124 70.9 107 61.1
 Sociology 91 52.0 67 38.3
 Psychology 61 34.1 47 26.9
 Other 47 26.9 39 22.3
 Anthropology 37 21.1 22 12.6
 None 0 0.0 4 2.3
Methods used n % n %
 Qualitative 58 33.1 87 51.2
 Quantitative 13 7.4 24 14.1
 Both qualitative and quantitative 104 59.4 59 34.7
  1. aNumber and percentage of respondents who stated “Yes”