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Table 1 Participant inclusion criteria

From: Multiple and multidimensional life transitions in the context of life-limiting health conditions: longitudinal study focussing on perspectives of young adults, families and professionals

Participants Inclusion criteria
Young adults • Diagnosed as having palliative care needs, and considered to be within the last 5 years of life
• Aged 15–25 years
• Able to provide consent
• Able to communicate with researchers (through relevant means, e.g., communication aids)
• Considered to be able to participate by the directors of care at the partner organisation accessed by YAs
Significant others: Family members or friends • Family members or friends of YA above
• Able to provide consent
• Nominated by YA
Significant others: Professionals • Professional staff/volunteers working with the young adults above
• Able to provide consent
• Nominated by YA