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Table 1 Description of interviewees

From: Qualitative investigation of patient and carer experiences of everyday legal needs towards end of life

  No of interviews Recruitment site Gender Mean Age (range) Diagnoses
Patients 14 10 (71%) hospice
4 primary care
6 (43%) male 70.3 years
(38-87)
10 (71%) cancer; 2 COPD; 1 Multiple System Atrophy; 1 Muscular Dystrophy
Carers 13 7 hospice
6 primary care
7 (54%) male 67.8 years
(46-82)
5 (38%) cancer; 3 Progressive Supranuclear Palsy; 1 Multiple System Atrophy; 1 Motor Neurone Disease; 2 dementia; 1 COPD