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Table 2 Interviewee characteristics

From: Towards an understanding of the burdens of medication management affecting older people: the MEMORABLE realist synthesis

GroupNumberMale/femaleAge range / meanPractitioner roles
Older people 60 years+, multi-morbidity, polypharmacy137/660–84/ 73 
Family carers165/11N/A
Practitioners (health and care)21N/AN/ADoctors: 2 consultant geriatricians, 2 general practitioners.
Nurses: 5: including a nurse manager, specialist nurses, community matrons.
Pharmacy staff: 3: head of service, clinical pharmacist, pharmacy technician.
Social worker: 1
Care providers: 7: including managers, assessors, team leaders and front-line staff.
Strategic manager (health and care): 1