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Table 1 Participant demographics

From: Variability in clinicians’ understanding and reported methods of identifying high-risk surgical patients: a qualitative study

  Number of participants
Total N (M: F) 13 (10:3)
Age
 35 to 44 7 (54%)
 45 to 54 2 (15%)
 55 to 64 3 (23%)
 Not specified 1 (8%)
Profession
 Surgeon 5 (38%)
 Anaesthetist 2 (15%)
 Intensivist 2 (15%)
 Anaesthetist/Intensivist 2 (15%)
 Nursing and administrative staff 2 (15%)
Professional level
 Consultant 8 (62%)
 Senior Medical Officer 3 (23%)
 Registered Nurse 2 (15%)
Average time since qualifying 12.5 years (1–29)
Average time at current employer 9.6 years (1.5–28)