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Table 2 Practice characteristics

From: Associations between degrees of task delegation and adherence to COPD guidelines on spirometry testing in general practice - a national cross-sectional study

  N (%)
Total 895 (100.0)
Degree of delegation
 Minimal 544 (60.8)
 Medium 238 (26.6)
 Maximal 113 (12.6)
Practice type
 Partnership 568 (63.5)
 Single-handed 327 (36.5)
Training practice
 No 291 (32.5)
 Yes 604 (67.5)
Mean age of GPs
 45–54 427 (47.7)
 55–64 313 (35.0)
 < 45 111 (12.4)
 > =65 44 (4.9)
Gender of GPs
 Equally mixed 194 (21.7)
 All female 200 (22.3)
 All male 245 (27.4)
 Predominantly female 136 (15.2)
 Predominantly male 120 (13.4)