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Table 1 Characteristics of participating GPs (n = 21) and Practice Nurses (n = 20)

From: Is chronic pelvic pain a comfortable diagnosis for primary care practitioners: a qualitative study

  Participating GPs n (%) Participating PNs n (%)
Modal class age in years (range) 50-59 (30-59) 40-49 (20-59)
Male 4 (19%) -
Female 17 (81%) 20 (100)
Practice size   
   Single-handed 1 (5) 1 (5)
   2-3 GPs 8 (38) 14 (70)
   >3 GPs 12 (57) 5 (25)
Contractual status   
   GMS 19 (90) Not known
   PMS 2 (10)  
Practice list size (range) 1,800-12,300 2,000-7,000
Known interest in   
   Women's Health/Gynaecology 9 (43) Not known
Known interest in   
   Mental Health 4 (19) Not known