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Table 1 Characteristics of patient participants (n = 12)

From: The role of the GP in managing suspected transient ischaemic attack: a qualitative study

Variable Stroke patients (n = 12)
Age (years)
 Median [Interquartile range] 70 [53, 75]
 Range 38–86
Sex  
 Male 5
 Female 7
Hospital location
 Cambridge 6
 Birmingham 6
Referral to TIA clinic
 GP 9
 A&E 2
 Eye clinic 1
Final diagnosis  
 TIA 2
 Minor stroke 5
 Not stroke/TIA 5
Living status
 Living alone 9
 Living with a partner 3