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Table 1 Characteristics of survey respondents

From: Treating tobacco dependence in older adults: a survey of primary care clinicians’ knowledge, attitudes, and practice

Respondent characteristic n = (%)
Gender Male 40 (23.4)
Female 131 (76.6)
Professional Role GP 73 (42.7)
Consultant Physician 4 (2.3)
Junior Doctor 2 (1.2)
Trainee GP 4 (2.4)
Nurse Practitioner/Practice Nurse 55 (32.2)
Community Nurse/Specialist Nurse 19 (11.1)
Healthcare Assistant 14 (8.2)
Age Range 20-29 years 7 (4.1)
  30-39 years 39 (22.8)
  40-49 years 55 (32.2)
  50-59 years 61 (35.7)
  60-69 years 9 (5.3)
Smoking status Current smoker 11 (6.4)
Non-smoker 160 (93.6)
Attendance at smoking related training Training 106 (62.4)
No Training 64 (37.6)