Table 3

Characteristics of the participants
Characteristics of participants (n = 37) Barcelona Mallorca
General practitioners,n 9 9
Sex, n
 Male 6 4
 Female 3 5
Mean age (range), years 48.7 (35–60) 47.6 (37–60)
Mean clinical work experience (range)*, years 21.8 (8–31) 19.6 (8–30)
Previous experience in GP-CP collaboration, n
 With previous experience 4 5
 Without previous experience 5 4
Community pharmacists,n 10 9
Sex, n
 Male 4 4
 Female 6 5
Mean age (range), years 50.4 (30–64) 47.7 (29–56)
Mean clinical work experience (range), years 23.7 (5–40) 17.2 (1–30)
Previous experience in GP-CP collaboration, n
 With previous experience 5 4
 Without previous experience 5 5

* Three general practitioners from Barcelona and four from Mallorca also had experience as Primary Care Health Center managers.

Rubio-Valera et al.

Rubio-Valera et al. BMC Health Services Research 2012 12:188   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-12-188

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