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Table 2 Patient demographics and Interview Code: MP = Male Participant, FP = Female Participant, FPFM Female participant, Family member

From: A public health approach to palliative care in the response to drug resistant TB: an ethnographic study in Bengaluru, India

Characteristics Participant 1 Participant 2 Participant 3 Participant 4 Participant 5
Age (years) 50–60 20–30 20–30 40–50 40–50
Sex Male Female Female Male Female
Treatment stage Completed Completed Continuous phase Continuous Phase N/A
Previously treated for TB Yes Yes Yes Yes N/A
Socio-economic status Low Middle Middle Upper Upper
Living arrangement Joint family Nuclear family Nuclear family Nuclear family Nuclear family
Marital status Married Single Single Married Married
Language spoken Kanada English/Kanada Tamil Hindi/English Hindi/English
Occupation Labourer Student Student Office worker (IT) Housewife
Religion Hindu Christian Atheist Christian Christian
Educational status No formal education Formally educated Formally educated Formally educated Formally educated
Interview code MP1 FP2 FP3 MP4 FPFM5