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Table 1 Participants characteristics

From: Health professionals perception and beliefs about drug- related problems on polymedicated older adults- a focus group study

General Practitioners
Female (n = 16) Male (n = 24) Total (n = 40)
Mean age (min; max)
46.6 (27–65) 53.0 (28–66) 50.5 (27–66)
Mean years of experience (min; max)
22.2 (1–31) 25.3 (2–40) 23.7 (1–40)
Nurse
Female (n = 32) Male (n = 2) Total (n = 34)
Mean age (min; max)
45.1 (32–63) 42.0 (38–46) 44.9 (32–63)
Mean years of experience (min; max)
25.7 (3–41) 11.5 (4–19) 18.6 (3–41)
Community Pharmacist
Female (n = 17) Male (n = 3) Total (n = 20)
Mean age (min; max)
40.8a (23–58) 30.7 (24–36) 39.11 (23–58)
Mean years of experience (min; max)
15.4 (1–34) 7.0 (1–12) 11.21 (1–34)
  1. aTwo missing values