Table 1

Demographics of the patients from four countries who took part in the focus groups

NationalityNumber of patientsSexAge groupComorbidities
MF51–6061–7071–8081–90CHFT2DMAsthmaHTNDep.Anx.Ins.
British107332413233521
Greek76113303202321
Dutch81762001110010
Irish73422211251114
Total321715129928796966
Percentage of totalNA53.146.937.528.128.16.325.021.928.118.828.118.818.8
  • Anx., anxiety; CHF, chronic heart failure; Dep., depression; F, female; HTN, hypertension; Ins., insomnia; M, male; NA, not applicable; T2DM, type 2 diabetes mellitus.