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Table 4 GP study population (evaluation study: n = 17, focus groups: n = 10)

From: Do guidelines on first impression make sense? Implementation of a chest pain guideline in primary care: a systematic evaluation of acceptance and feasibility

  Evaluation study Focus groups
Demographics and professional characteristics n (%) a n (%) a
Gender     
   Male 13 (77) 8 (80)
   Female 4 (24) 2 (20)
Age (years)     
   41 to 50 10 (59) 5 (56)
   51 to 60 5 (29) 3 (33)
   > 60 1 (6) 1 (11)
Established for (years)     
   ≤ 10 7 (41) 5 (50)
   11 to 20 5 (29) 3 (30)
   > 21 3 (18) 2 (20)
Characteristic of the practice     
   Single practice 4 (24) 1 (10)
   Group practice 12 (71) 9 (90)
Practice location     
   < 5000 3 (18) 2 (20)
   5000 to 20,000 6 (35) 2 (20)
   20,000 to 100,000 7 (41) 6 (60)
Status     
   Full time 12 (71) 6 (66)
   Part time 4 (24) 3 (33)
  1. a Numbers may not add up to 17 and percentages may not add up to 100% due to missing values and rounding.