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Table 4 Participants’ demographic characteristics and previous training in medical ethics

From: “Teach for ethics in palliative care”: a mixed-method evaluation of a medical ethics training programme

Code Profession working area Years of work in that area Ethics training BEFORE this course
1 Psychologist - PhdStudent Psycho-oncology Unit trainer ‘No academic ethical course’
2 Physician - Palliative care specialist Palliative care Unit 7 ‘Yes structured theoretical courses, but doubts about the results’
3 Nurse - Palliative care Palliative care Unit 2 ‘Yes short academic, theoretical courses, but I don’t remember anything’
4 Psychologist- Psychotherapist Psycho-oncology Unit 4 ‘No ethics course, but alongside physicians with palliative ethical skills’
5 Nurse - Palliative care Palliative care Unit 6 ‘Never made real training’
6 Physician - Palliative care specialist Palliative care Unit 6 ‘Only some lessons, then coaching a bioethicist in clinical setting’
7 Psychologist- Psychotherapist Psycho-oncology Unit 3 ‘Yes short academic and theorical course’
8 Physician - Palliative care specialist Palliative care Unit 1,5 ‘No academic ethical course’
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