Table 1.

Characteristics of participants (n = 500)

Characteristicn (%)
Sex
  Male377 (75)
  Female123 (25)
Experience, years
  <55 (1)
  5–1034 (7)
  10–1596 (19)
  >15365 (73)
Type of GP
  Partner397 (79)
  Salaried GP75 (15)
  Locum25 (5)
  Trainee2 (0.4)
  Trainer117 (23)
  Macmillan GP9 (2)
GP practice
  Urban269 (54)
  Rural78 (16)
  Mixed153 (31)
GP workload
  Half time (≤4 sessions/week)63 (13)
  Three-quarter time (5–7 sessions/week)168 (34)
  Full-time (≥8 sessions/week)269 (54)