Table 1

Demographic data of the participants

Generating the ideas
(n=40)
Structuring the statements
(n=13)
Interpreting the map
(n=4)
Gender female, n (%)7 (18)3 (23)1 (25)
Age (years), median (range)44.5 (29–63)48 (34–55)47 (43–50)
Country of workplace, n (%)
 Denmark11 (28)3 (23)1 (25)
 Finland13 (33)6 (46)1 (25)
 Iceland6 (15)1 (8)
 Norway9 (23)2 (15)2 (50)
 Sweden1 (3)1 (8)
 Position, n (%)
Advanced ambulance assistant2 (5)
 Rescue officer0 (0)2 (15)
 Paramedic6 (15)10 (77)1 (25)
 Emergency physician23 (58)1 (8)2 (50)
 Emergency nurse5 (13)
 Other4 (10)1 (25)
Years of experience, median (range)13 (2–37)20 (6–25)20.5 (11–25)