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Table 1 Characteristics of the study informants

From: Barriers and facilitators of appropriate antibiotic use in primary care institutions after an antibiotic quality improvement program – a nested qualitative study

Demographics Physicians (n = 11) Nurses (n = 14) Overall (n = 25)
Sex Female 7 13 20
Male 4 1 5
Age Mean (range) 42 (32 – 64) 43 (25 – 62) 43 (25 – 64)
Years clinical experience Mean (range) 14 (4 – 37) 16 (2 – 41) 15 (2-41)
Type of facility Nursing home 7 10 17
Municipal acute care unit 4 4 8
Speciality Nursing home General practitioner (1) Geriatric and palliative medicine (1)
Internal medicine (2) Rehabilitation medicine (1)
In specialisation (3) Registered nurse (8)
No specialisation (1)
Municipal acute care unit General practitioner (1) Acute geriatric medicine (3)
In specialisation (3) Registered nurse (1)