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Table 3 Ratings of quality of care

From: Dying in acute hospitals: voices of bereaved relatives

Overall quality of care - last admission Outstanding Excellent Good Fair Poor Don’t Know Total
  33.5% (117) 36.4% (127) 16.9% (59) 7.2% (25) 4.6% (16) 1.4% (5) 349
Quality of care - staff group Exceptional Excellent Good Fair Poor Don’t Know Total
Doctors 38.3% (129) 33.2% (112) 17.2% (58) 6.2% (21) 2.7% (9) 2.4% (8) 337
Nurses 45.0% (152) 34.6% (117) 14.2% (48) 4.4% (15) 0.9% (3) 0.9% (3) 338
Other staff 35.0% (115) 33.7% (111) 18.2% (60) 5.2% (17) 2.1% (7) 5.8% (19) 329