Table 1. Interview participant characteristics
WONCA world regionParticipants, n Age range, yearsRange in practice, yearsa
Asia Pacific337–5211–25
North America442–613–24
South Asia243–5514–15
East Mediterranean247–5718–28
  • aOne participant was working part-time, three were on career breaks, and all others worked full-time. Four participants worked clinically as a family doctor, the other 15 combined clinical work with work as an educator in academia or healthcare management. CIMF = Confederación Iberoamericana de Medicina Familiar. WONCA = World Organization of Family Doctors.