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Table 1 Characteristics of participants

From: Barriers and facilitators of medicines reconciliation at transitions of care in Ireland – a qualitative study

Key CharacteristicsN (%)
Participants35
Gender
 Male17 (49)
 Female18 (51)
Role
 Community Pharmacist11 (31)
 Hospital Pharmacist8 (23)
Hospital Consultant:9 (26)
• Medical specialty5
• Emergency Medicine1
• Acute Medical Assessment1
• Anaesthetics1
• Surgery 
o Ear Nose and Throat1
General Practitioner5 (14)
Non-Consultant Hospital Doctor2 (6)
Health Service Executive (HSE) Region
 HSE Dublin Mid Leinster27 (77)
 HSE Dublin North East2 (6)
 HSE West2 (6)
 HSE South4 (11)
Prescribing role
 Prescriber16 (46)
 Non-prescriber19 (54)