Table 1.

Participant characteristicsa

Participant groupInterview participantsFocus group participants
Focus group 1Focus group 2
Parent111 (1)3 (1)[1]
GP143 (1)2 (2)[1]
Practice nurse200
Health visitor300
Pharmacist11 (1)1 (1)[1]
Dermatology nurse301 (1)
Dermatology consultant100
Allergy consultant100
School nurse100
Nursery manager100
Eczema charity representative200
  • a (round brackets denote the number who also took part in an interview), [square brackets and in bold denote number who also took part in focus group]. GPwSI = GP with a special interest.