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Table 1 Description of wheelchair user focus group participants

From: Navigating uncharted territory: a qualitative study of the experience of transitioning to wheelchair use among older adults and their care providers

Pseudonym Age range MWC experience Formal skills training Site
Tim 65–74 50 years Yes Vancouver
Mike 75–84 4 years No Vancouver
Louise 55–64 48 years No Vancouver
Vern 55–64 39 years Yes Vancouver
Ted 55–64 11 years Yes Vancouver
Richard 55–64 23 years No Vancouver
Michelle 55–64 60 years No Winnipeg
Frank 65–74 25 years No Winnipeg
Brent 75–84 37 years No Winnipeg
Allen 75–84 15 years No Winnipeg