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Table 1 Characteristics of informants

From: Implementation of palliative care for patients with terminal diseases from the viewpoint of healthcare personnel

No Variable N
1. Gender
 Men 4
 Female 13
2. Education
 Undergraduate training 5
 Postgraduate training 12
3. Type of healthcare personnel
 Physician in primary health care 6
 Physician in hospital 6
 Nurse in primary health care 3
 Nurse in hospital 2
4. Role of healthcare personnel
 Pediatrician 2
 Obstetrician and gynecologist 1
 Medical rehabilitation specialist 1
 Internal medicine specialist 1
 Family physician 4
 Medical doctor in secondary hospital 1
 Medical doctor in primary health care 2
 Nurse 5
5. Type of service provider
 Primary health care 9
 Secondary health care 1
 Tertiary health care 7