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Table 2 Characteristics of the doctors’ sample

From: Doctors’ opinion on the contribution of coordination mechanisms to improving clinical coordination between primary and outpatient secondary care in the Catalan national health system

  BAIX EMPORDÀ BARCELONA (CIUTAT VELLA) CITY OF GIRONA
  PC doctors SC doctors PC doctors SC doctors PC doctors SC doctors
Female; male 2; 4 7; 2 ICS: 4; 3 PAMEM: 2; 2 1; 6 6; 3 3; 5
Mean age (range) 51 (44–61) 43 (35–51) ICS: 49 (34–58) PAMEM: 54 (48–57) 53 (39–60) 50 (39–60) 47 (38–59)
Mean years of experience in centre (range) 16.8 (13–20) 12.5 (1.5–20) ICS: 14.7 (2.5–21) PAMEM: 14.0 (10–18) 14.2 (1.5–35) 8.6 (1.5–19) 16.7 (7–28)
Medical specialities Family medicine Cardiology, emergency care, internal medicine, pulmonology, rehabilitation Family medicine Cardiology, gastroenterology, endocrinology, emergency care, internal medicine, nephrology, pulmonology Family medicine Cardiology, dermatology, endocrinology, emergencycare, internal medicine
  1. ICS Institut Català de la Salut, PAMEM Institut de Prestacions d ‘Assistència Mèdica al Personal Municipal, PC Primary care, PSMAR Parc de Salut Mar, SC secondary care