All, n = 572 |

Average number of problems per encounter (± SD) | 3.05 ± 1.9* | 2.82 ± 1.8* | 1.97 ± 1.2 |

Visits with >3 problems, % | 32 | 26 | 14 |

Visits with >4 problems, % | 18 | 14 | 3 |

Subset of patients over age 65 y, n = 132 |

Average number of problems per encounter (± SD) | 3.88 ± 2.0 | 3.29 ± 2.0 | 2.42 ± 1.3 |

Visits with >3 problems, % | 54 | 41 | 23 |

Visits with >4 problems, % | 30 | 22 | 5 |

Subset of patients with diabetes, n = 39 |

Average number of problems per encounter (± SD) | 4.6 ± 2.2 | 3.8 ± 1.9 | 2.5 ± 1.1 |

Visits with >3 problems, % | 64 | 54 | 21 |

Visits with >4 problems, % | 51 | 32 | 3 |