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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of participants

From: Antimicrobial stewardship in residential aged care facilities: need and readiness assessment

Characteristics Nurses, n = 40 GPs, n = 15 Pharmacists, n = 6
Age, n (%)    
≤40 years 11 (28) 0 2 (33)
>40 years 29 (73) 15 (100) 4 (67)
Female, n (%) 37 (93) 7 (47) 4 (67)
Mean years of work experience in RACF, (range) 13 (0.75 - 43) 22 (4–40) 8.5 (4–12)
Locations, n (%)    
Metropolitan 32 (80) 10 (67) 5 (83)
Regional 8 (20) 5 (33) 1(17)
  1. NOTE. GPs = general practitioners; RACF = residential aged care facility.