Table 1.

Participant demographic characteristics: N = 15.

No. with specialized training4
Mean (SD) years in practice25.9 (11.7)
Mean (SD) years caring for patients with severe and profound IDD21.3 (11.7)
No. with experience in NL in outpatient and inpatient care of adults with severe or profound IDD3
No. practising comprehensive family medicine in NL7
No. with special interest in primary health care of adults with IDD from across Canada5
  • IDD—intellectual and developmental disabilities,

  • NL—Newfoundland and Labrador.