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Table 2 physician and practice characteristics

From: GPs' perspectives of type 2 diabetes patients' adherence to treatment: A qualitative analysis of barriers and solutions

  FG 1 FG 2 FG 3 FG 4 FG 5 Total
N 10 7 9 8 6 40
♂ / ♀ 7 / 3 4 / 3 6 / 3 4 / 4 5 / 1 26 / 14
Mean age (S.D.) 44.8 (9.8) 47.9 (11.8) 48.6 (9.0) 38.4 (5.8) 47.5 (15.3) 45.3 (10.5)
mean years in practice (S.D.) 18.1 (9.9) 21.9 (11.4) 20.5 (8.4) 12.5 (5.9) 19.2 (16.2) 18.4 (10.3)
Solo (%) 70 71 67 88 67 73
  1. N = number of participants
  2. S.D. = standard deviation