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Table 2 Participant (patient and provider) characteristics

From: Design of an orthopaedic-specific discharge summary

Patients N = 2 (%)
 Mean age, y (SD) 68.5 (23)
 Male 2 (100)
 Mean # of times admitted 1.5
  Reason for admission
   Traumatic fracture 1 (50)
   Elective arthroplasty 1 (50)
   Surgery performed 2 (100)
Providers N = 15 (%)
 Mean age, y (SD) 40.5 (6)
 Male 7 (47)
 Profession
  Pharmacist 1 (6.7)
  Hospitalist 1 (6.7)
  Physiotherapist 1 (6.7)
  Geriatrician 2 (13.4)
  Social worker 1 (6.7)
  Nursing unit administrator 1 (6.7)
  Orthopaedic surgeon 1 (6.7)
  Occupational therapist 1 (6.7)
  Family physician 3 (20)
  Geriatric psychiatrist 1 (6.7)
  Nurse 1 (6.7)
  Health services researcher 1 (6.7)
 Work setting
  Hospital 12 (80)
  Primary care office affiliated with a hospital 3 (20)