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Table 1 Characteristics of focus groups

From: “Psychiatry is not a science like others” - a focus group study on psychotropic prescribing in primary care

  Focus group I Focus group II Focus group III Focus group IV
Participants GPs Heads of units GPs and GP interns GP interns
Number of participants (number of women) 4 (1) 5 (5) 5 (3) 7 (1)
Moderator T.M.H T.M.H S.A.S S.M.W.
Assistant moderator S.A.S S.M.W. T.M.H T.M.H
Coding of meaning units T.M.H & S.A.S T.M.H & S.M.W. S.A.S & S.M.W. T.M.H & S.M.W.
  1. GP general practitioner.
  2. T.M.H. Tove M. Hedenrud.
  3. S.A.S. Staffan A. Svensson.
  4. S.M.W. Susanna M. Wallerstedt.