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Table 3 Characteristics of the five participating clusters, in chronological order of planned start [.]

From: Implementation of a Care Pathway for Primary Palliative Care in 5 research clusters in Belgium: quasi-experimental study protocol and innovations in data collection (pro-SPINOZA)

Cluster Official language Nr of inhabitants [46] PCN/Palliative home care teams situation GP circles
1: Zone of Antwerp Dutch 765.470 One legal entity 12, of which 3 not completely in the territory
2: Zone of Mons French 572.979 One legal entity 8, of 3 which not completely in the territory
3: Brussels Capital Region Dutch/French 1.163.486 1 PCN, 1 Dutch-speaking and 3 French-speaking palliative home care teams 1 Dutch-speaking + union of 19 French-speaking
4: Province of Limburg Dutch 856.280 PCN and palliative home care teams separate, residing in the same building 17, of which 1 not completely in the territory
5: Province of Namur French 484.737 One legal entity 8, of which 2 not completely in the territory