Table 1

Numbers of interviews and group distribution

Interviews (N)Participants (N)Stakeholder groups
Individual interviews30 30Physicians, physiotherapists, policymakers, insurers, public health professionals, researchers
Minigroup interviews (two or three persons) 7 15Physicians, policymakers, insurers, public health professionals
Focus group interviews13 95Nurses, patients, citizens, policymakers, public health professionals
Total50140