Table 6

Perceived barriers in supporting carers

n = 78

n (%)


Responses to 'Are there any barriers in your work supporting carers?'


Lack of time

34 (44%)


Financial/resources

18 (23%)


Lack of knowledge

14 (18%)


Difficulty of identifying carers

8 (10%)


Carer attitudes (e.g. self identification, unwilling to accept help)

3 (4%)


GP attitude

3 (4%)


Lack of direct contact with carers

2 (3%)


Confidentiality

2 (3%)


Practice space

2 (3%)


Other

3 (4%)


No response

22 (28%)


Multiple responses

Greenwood et al. BMC Family Practice 2010 11:100   doi:10.1186/1471-2296-11-100

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