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Table 1 Composition of focus groups

From: Palliative sedation challenging the professional competency of health care providers and staff: a qualitative focus group and personal written narrative study

  Location Profession Age Lenght of service Number
Focus Group PCU 1 Paris physician 50–59 8.5 years 3
50–59 16.5 years 5
nurse 30–39 2 years 1
40–49 2 years 8
40–49 4.5 years 9
20–29 4 years 10
head-nurse 40–49 8 years 4
assistant nurse 50–59 2.5 years 7
psychologist 40–49 4 years 6
volunteer 60–69 3 years 2
PCU 2 Paris physician 60–69 6 years 4
40–49 2 years 7
nurse 30–39 5 years 3
40–49 6 months 6
assistant nurse 50–59 8 years 1
40–49 3 years 9
physiotherapist 50–59 3.5 years 5
psychomotor therapist 30–39 6 months 8
volunteer 60–69 12 years 2
PCU 3 Besançon physician 40–49 2.5 years 9
nurse 40–49 7 years 4
40–49 5 years 6
assistant nurse 50–59 2 years 1
50–59 9 years 7
30–39 1.5 years 3
50–59 10 years 8
psychologist 50–59 2 years 5
physiotherapist 50–59 4 years 2