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Table 2 Sample characteristics

From: Paediatric palliative home care by general paediatricians: a multimethod study on perceived barriers and incentives

Paediatricians in general practice in North Rhine-Westphalia (n = 293)
Origin of questionnaires Quality circle
Other
274
19
Region
(n = 223)
(rather) rural
(rather) urban
72 (32.3%)
151 (67.7%)
Practice
(n = 232)
Own practice
Joint practice
139 (59.9%)
93 (40.1%)
Number of patients/quarter MN (SD)
Range
1697 (760)
200 - 5000
Duration of settlement (years) MN (SD)
Median (Range)
12.8 (7.8)
13 (0 - 35)
Sex
(n = 287)
Men
Women
175 (61.0%)
112 (39.0%)
Age MN  (SD) 49.7  (7.4)