Table 1.

Characteristics of the participating GPs

Characteristics of the 31a participating GPsN (%)
Sex
  Male14 (45)
  Female17 (55)
Age, years
  <4513 (42)
  45–5510 (32)
  >558 (26)
Practice type
  Sole8 (26)
  Two partners (duo)14 (45)
  Group9 (29)
Urbanisation
  Rural area12 (39)
  Urban area19 (61)
Mean experience as GP, years (range)16 (2–33)
  • a Thirty-one GPs participated but, because one recording failed, the study was based on 30 interviews.