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Table 1 Demographic data for participating anaesthesiologists (ANEST) and paediatricians and ENT surgeons (PENT).

From: Sleep and recovery in physicians on night call: a longitudinal field study

  ANEST
(n = 15)
PENT
(n = 17)a
Median age (range) 43 (37-55) 37 (26-45)
Mean BMI in kg/m2 (SD) 24 (2.9) 22 (1.9)
Median years' experience of night call
(range)
10 (4-27) 11 (0-19)
Women (%) 6 (40) 8 (47)
Smokers (%) 0 0
Position:   
Consultants (%) 6 (40) 2 (13)
Registrars (%) 6 (40) 4 (27)
Residents (%) 3 (20) 9 (60)
Social status   
Single (%) 0 1(7)
Living with other adult, but no children (%) 3 (20) 3 (20)
Living with other adult and children (%) 12 (80) 11 (73)
Living with children, but without other adult (%) 0 0
Work/home interface   
Worries about family matters influence focus on work (%) 5 (33) 5 (33)
Regular overtime (≥ once a week) (%) 7 (47) 6 (40)
  1. a For two participants only data on age, gender, and BMI were available.