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Table 2 Characteristics of the 28 GPs interviewed

From: Challenges and strategies for general practitioners diagnosing serious infections in older adults: a UK qualitative interview study

GP characteristics (n = 26)
 Sex
  Male 13
  Female 13
 GP role (n = 25)
  Partner 12
  Salaried 6
  Locum 3
  OOH 3
 Years as a GP
  1–5 7
  6–10 5
  11–15 4
  16–20 2
  > = 21 8
Practice characteristics (n=24)
 Location (n = 24)
  Rural 7
  Suburban 5
  Urban 3
  Mixed 8
 List size (n = 19)
  ≤ 5000 (small) 6
  5001–10,000 (medium) 11
  10,001–15,000 (large) 3
 Number aged > 75 (n = 14)
  ≤ 500 7
  501–1000 3
  >  1001 4