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Table 1 Characteristics of participants (N = 13)

From: Danish general practitioners have found their own way of using point-of-care ultrasonography in primary care: a qualitative study

Characteristic No
Age
 40–50 years 6
 51–60 years 4
 61–70 years 3
Gender
 Male 11
 Female 2
Experience as a general practitioner
  > 20 years 3
 10–20 years 6
  < 10 years 4
Experience using ultrasonography in general practice
  < 2 years 7
 2–5 years 4
  > 5 years 2
Extent of ultrasonography use  
 Restricted to a few anatomical areas 5
 According to the DSAM “common trunk” 5
 Broad use 3
Frequency of ultrasonography use  
 Several times a day (1–8) 4
 Once a day 3
 Several times a week 5
 Several times a month 1
Practice location
 Urban 8
 Mixed 5
 North Denmark Region 2
 Central Denmark Region 4
 Region of Southern Denmark 2
 Region Zealand 0
 Capital Region of Denmark 5
Practice size
  < 2000 patients 4
 2000–5000 patients 4
  > 5000 patients 5
Type of practice
 Partnership practice 9
 Solo-practice 2
 Cooperation practice 2