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Table 1 Participant information of all six focus groups

From: Recognition of patients with medically unexplained physical symptoms by family physicians: results of a focus group study

  Number of FPs (n = 29)
Gender  
 Male 16
 Female 13
Age in years (range) 51 (31–67)
Experience as a FP in years (range) 19 (0–34)
Working hoursa  
 Full time 15
 Part time 13
 Not practicing at the moment 1
Type of practice  
 Solo 1
 Pair 8
 Group 16
 Self-employedb 3
 Not practicing at the moment 1
Urbanization  
 Rural 14
 Urban 13
 Variableb 1
 Not practicing at the moment 1
  1. FP family physician. aFull time means 80–100 % working; Part time means less than 80 % working. bSelf-employed FPs work in different family practices
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