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Table 3 Number of tweets excluded and the reason for exclusion

From: #Deathbedlive: the end-of-life trajectory, reflected in a cancer patient’s tweets

Reason for exclusion Number of tweets
Campaigns including “#hellomynameis” and fundraising activities 388
Professional work as a geriatrician 89
Hobbies including baking, flute and band practice 48
NHS in general 109
Politics including her support for the Junior Doctors’ strike 105
Dissemination of news and research 38
Others, including general “thank you” messages and topics that could not be determined from the tweet narrative 437