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Table 2 Characteristics of healthcare professionals interviewed

From: Establishment of a type 1 diabetes structured education programme suitable for Chinese patients: type 1 diabetes education in lifestyle and self adjustment (TELSA)

CharacteristicsProfessionals (n = 10)
Gender, n (%)
 Male1 (10.0)
 Female9 (90.0)
Age in years, mean (range)37.9 (30.0–53.0)
Highest level of education, n (%)
Professional, n (%)
 Diabetologist5 (50.0)
 Diabetes specialist nurse2 (20.0)
 Diabetes educator3 (30.0)
Years of working, mean (range)14.4 (6.0–31.0)