Table 2

Characteristics of healthcare professionals

CharacteristicsValue (N=10)
Age, years*33±6.1 (25–46)
Age category (years), n (%)
 21–304 (40)
 31–405 (50)
 41–501 (10)
Female sex, n (%)9 (90)
Job occupation, n (%)
 Nurse7 (70)
 Nephrologist3 (30)
Marital status, n (%)
 Never married2 (20)
 Married8 (80)
Highest level of education completed, n (%)
 Bachelor’s degree5 (50)
 Master’s degree3 (30)
 Doctoral degree2 (20)
Years of work experience in medical practice, n (%)
 <52 (20)
 5–103 (30)
 >105 (50)
Years of work experience in nephrology practice
 <53 (30)
 5–103 (30)
 >104 (40)
  • *Mean±SD (range).