Table 1

Demographics of palliative care clinicians

NumberPercentage (%)
Palliative care clinicians18
 Doctors527.8
 Nurses1055.6
 Social workers316.7
Age – mean (range (years))52 (40–65)
Gender
 Male527.8
 Female1372.2
No. of years in palliative care
 Mean (range (years))15.7 (10–25)
Setting
 Home hospice633.3
 Inpatient hospice527.7
 Hospital527.7
 >1 setting211.1