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Table 1 Rate of response to the questionnaire and number of centres performing SNB according to practice setting and breast surgery case-load

From: Sentinel node biopsy for breast cancer: is it already a standard of care? A survey of current practice in an Italian region

Variable Total Complete response Centres performing SNB
   N % N %
Practice setting      
Community 30 25 83.3 13 52.0
Regional 16 13 81.2 11 84.6
Academic 10 8 80.0 8 100.0
Annual volume of breast surgery procedures      
≤30 cases 11 8 72.7 5 62.5
31–60 cases 20 17 85.0 10 58.8
>60 cases 25 21 84.0 17 80.9