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Table 1 Participant characteristics

From: Caring for older patients with advanced chronic kidney disease and considering their needs: a qualitative study

 Clinicians (n = 16)Patients (n = 10)Caregivers (n = 5)
Mean age ± SD44.8 ± 1273 ± 5.962.8 ± 7.7
Female (%)5 (21)4 (40)5 (100)
Mean years of practice ± SD14.8 ± 11.7
Race (%)
 White11 (69)9 (90)5 (100)
 Black1 (6)1 (10)0
 Asian4 (25)00
Non-Hispanic ethnicity (%)14 (88)10 (100)5 (100)
Highest level of education (%)
  < High school diploma02 (20)0
 High school diploma05 (50)5 (100)
 College degree03 (30)0
 Graduate degree16 (100)00