Table 1

Demographic characteristics of focus group participants

CHARACTERISTICFAMILY MEDICINE RESIDENTS (N = 18)FAMILY PHYSICIANS IN COMPREHENSIVE FAMILY PRACTICE (N = 9)FAMILY PHYSICIANS WHO PROVIDE EPISODIC CARE (N = 10)TOTALS (N = 37)
Age, y
  • 20–29140014
  • 30–3940610
  • 40–490437
  • 50–590415
  • ≥ 600101
Sex
  • Male63413
  • Female126624
Time in practice, y
  • 0180018
  • 1–50101
  • 6–100055
  • > 1008513
Setting of practice
  • RuralNA303
  • Small cityNA01010
  • CityNA606
  • NA—not applicable.