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Table 2 Planning phase participant characteristics

From: Development of a patient-reported outcome measure (PROM) and change measure for use in early recovery following hip or knee replacement

Stages
Parameter
Stage One: Item generation and initial questionnaire development
Sex
Male/Female (% male)
10/12 (45.5)
Ethnicity Arab 1 (4.5)
White British 14 (63.6)
African 1 (4.5)
Indian 1 (4.5)
Other White 4 (18.2)
Irish 1 (4.5)
Employment role Registered Nurse 5 (22.7)
Orthopaedic Surgeon 5 (22.7)
Anaesthetist 5 (22.7)
Physical Therapist 5 (22.7)
Occupational Therapist 2 (9.1)
Length of time in career (years) 16.4 (9.2) 1–35
Sub Group Number Sex
Male/Female
Ethnicity Length of time in career (years)
Nurses 5 0/5 White British 4 1–24
African 1
Surgeons 5 5/0 Arab 1 8–21
White British 3
Other White 1
Anaesthetists 5 5/0 White British 2 15–22
Indian 1
Other White 2
Physiotherapists 5 0/5 White British 3 5–33
Other White 2
Occupational therapists 2 0/2 White British 2 12–35
  1. Data are n (%) or mean (SD) range. Ethnicity categories from Office for National Statistics (ONS), Census 2011