Table 1

Participant characteristics

Pt. NoPseudonymAge (years)VTE eventRelevant information
1Fiona24DVTMissed diagnosis
3Peter56DVT and PEFamily history of DVT
4Michael68PEFamily history of PE
5Sally48DVT and PEFamily history of VTE
6Rebecca45PEMissed diagnosis
7Jenny63DVTSpeedy diagnosis
8Ralph63DVT and PEFamily history of VTE
9Eleanor65PEParkinson’s diagnosis
10N/A27PE*Opted out of time two interview
11Alice69DVT and PEReceiving chemotherapy
Missed diagnosis
12Joe68DVTMissed diagnosis
  • *No details were forthcoming about the participant’s decision to opt out of follow-up interview.

  • DVT, venous thromboembolism; PE, pulmonary embolism; VTE, venous thromboembolism.