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Table 1 Sample size estimates

From: Perspectives of Frailty and Frailty Screening: Protocol for a Collaborative Knowledge Translation Approach and Qualitative Study of Stakeholder Understandings and Experiences

Sample Data Collection & Sample Site
Well Consumers 2–4 Focus Groups
(approximately 5–8 participants / group)
Large metropolitan aged care association; University of the 3rd Age
Pre-Frail and Frail Consumer 2–4 Focus Groups
(approximately 5–8 participants / group)
Large metropolitan aged care association and facility
Emergency Department Physicians Individual Interviews
(8–16 participants)
Two metropolitan acute care hospitals (emergency departments)
Orthopedic Surgeons Individual Interviews
(15–24 participants)
Urban, Rural South Australia
Practice Nurses 2–4 Focus Groups
(approximately 5–8 participants / group)
Urban (Adelaide Primary Health Network [PHN])
Rural (Country PHN)
General Practitioners 3–4 Focus Groups
(approximately 5–8 participants / group)
Urban, Rural South Australia