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Table 1 Composition of the Dutch Speaking Focus Group Discussions (FGDs)

From: Geriatric day hospital: opportunity or threat? A qualitative exploratory study of the referral behaviour of Belgian general practitioners

Region FGD General Practitioner Gender Years of work experience Setting Estimated percentage of patients > 65 years
Oostkamp1 GP1 Male 23 Solo 30%
(n = 9) GP2 Male 22 Solo 30%
  GP3 Male 28 Group 50%
  GP4 Female 3 Emergency room 20%
  GP5 Male 28 Group 30%
  GP6 Male 25 Solo 15%
  GP7 Male 32 Duo 33%
  GP8 Male 33 Duo 40%
  GP9 Male 6 Group 10%
Oostkamp2 GP1 Female 2 Duo Missing
(n = 7) GP2 Male 21 Solo 20%
  GP3 Male 17 Solo 15%
  GP4 Female 4 Emergency room 5-10%
  GP5 Female 2 Group 5%
  GP6 Male 7 Solo 30%
  GP7 Male 33 Solo 45%
Genk GP1 Male 44 Duo 40%
(n = 10) GP2 Male 22 Solo Missing
  GP3 Male 29 Solo Missing
  GP4 Male 25 Solo 25%
  GP5 Male 19 Solo 20%
  GP6 Male 23 Solo 40%
  GP7 Male 37 Solo 40%
  GP8 Male 33 Duo 50%
  GP9 Male 31 Solo 50%
  GP10 Male 28 Solo 30%
Ghent GP1 Male 20 Duo 5%
(n = 8) GP2 Male 48 Solo 75%
  GP3 Male 30 Duo 30%
  GP4 Male 21 Duo 15%
  GP5 Female 32 Solo 7%
  GP6 Male 22 Solo 40%
  GP7 Female 22 Duo 5%
  GP8 Female 15 Solo 50%
Deurne GP1 Male 20 Community Health Centre 45%
(n = 9) GP2 Male 34 Group 50%
  GP3 Male 26 Group 15%
  GP4 Male 15 Group 30%
  GP5 Male 28 Solo 20%
  GP6 Male 32 Duo 40%
  GP7 Male 26 Duo 20%
  GP8 Male 25 Duo 25%
  GP9 Male 24 Solo 30%