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Table 1 Interviewee characteristics

From: Improving the organization of palliative care: identification of barriers and facilitators in five European countries

  EN DE IT NO NL
# Interviews 4 2 11 10a 9a
Male - - 4 1 5
Female 4 2 7 11 6
Physicians 3 - 8 3 5
Nurses 1 1 2 3 5
Social worker - 1 - - -
Psychologist - - 1 - -
Managers - - - 6 1
# Focus groups 1 3 2 2 2
Male - 6 6 1 4
Female 2 9 8 8 15
Physician - 5 6 - 6
Nurses 2 6 3 9 4
Social worker - 1 - - -
Psychologist - - 1 - 1
Manager - - - - 1
Other - 3 4 - 7
  1. EN England, DE Germany, IT Italy, NO Norway, NL The Netherlands.
  2. aIn both Norway and the Netherlands, two interviews were conducted with two interviewees. The number of interviews (n =36) is therefore lower than the actual number of interviewees (n =40).