Table 3

Characteristics of participants included in the purposive sub-sample
Belgium The Netherlands The United Kingdom Total
Medical and ethical quality of care when talking end-of-life decisions End-of-life care in general practice in the Netherlands Ethnicity and cancer
n = 9 n = 11 n = 10 n = 30
n n n n %
Age 60 - 64 2 0 1 3 10
65 - 74 5 1 1 7 23
75 - 84 1 8 6 15 50
85> 1 2 2 5 17
Sex male 7 7 6 20 67
female 2 4 4 10 33
Condition Cancer 9 5 9 23 77
Non-cancer 0 6 1 7 23

Evans et al.

Evans et al. BMC Palliative Care 2012 11:24   doi:10.1186/1472-684X-11-24

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