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Table 1 Characteristics of the participating nurses (N = 45)

From: Self-management support and eHealth for patients and informal caregivers confronted with advanced cancer: an online focus group study among nurses

Sex
 Male 1
 Female 44
Mean age (range) (N = 36) 45.3 (25-62)
Care setting
 Hospital 19
 Home care 11
 Hospice 9
 Other (e.g. transmural) 6
Mean work experience as nurse in years (range) (N = 35) 22.4 (3-41)
Highest degree in nursing
 Master’s degree in Advanced Nursing Practice 15
 Higher professional education (Bachelor’s degree) 23
 Secondary vocational education 7
Additional education course
 Oncology and/or palliative care 23
 No additional course in oncology or palliative care 12
 Unknown 10