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Table 1 Characteristics of the focus group participants

From: Exploring views on long term rehabilitation for people with stroke in a developing country: findings from focus group discussions

Criteria Rehabilitation professionals (N)/years Stroke survivors (N)/years
Age, years 27-54 30-72
Gender   
Male 5 4
Female 10 4
Occupation   
Rehabilitation physician 3 NR
Medical social officer 2 NR
Occupational therapist 3 NR
Speech pathologist 2 NR
Physiotherapist 5 NR
Experience in stroke rehabilitation, years 3-15 1-2
Stroke severity level   
Mild NR 4
Moderate NR 2
Severe NR 2
  1. NR, not relevant.