Table 1

Characteristics of participants (n=32)

CharacteristicNPer cent
Age (median=35 years, range=23–62 years)
 20–35 years1856
 36–45 years619
 46–65 years825
Female gender2269
Profession/function
 Head nurse39
 Nurse1547
 Resident1031
 Senior doctor413
Primary workplace
 Ambulatory oncology unit1753
 Ward1547
Hospital type
 Regional1547
 University: adult oncology1134
 University: paediatric oncology619
Months of work experience in oncology (median=42 months, range=2–312 months)
 1–18 months (≤1.5 years)1341
 19–83 months (1.5–7 years)825
 84 months and more (≥7 years)1134