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Table 2 The sample of patients included in this study

From: Family physicians' effort to stay in charge of the medical treatment when patients have home care by district nurses. A grounded theory study

  Age Sex Medical, functional and other problems encountered
1 - Female Depression, Pain, Overuse of painkillers
2 61 Male Alcohol abuse, Epilepsy, Dementia
3 > 75 Female Dementia, Pain, Epilepsy?
4 78 Female Depression, Dementia and Aphasia after stroke, Incontinence
5 82 Male Impaired peripheral circulation, Ulcers, Pain
6 85 Female Asthma, Diabetes, Dementia, Infections
7 86 Male Prostate hypertrophy, Uraemia
8 87 Female Dementia, Heart failure, Incontinence, Diabetes
9 87 Male Diabetes, Obesity, Neuropathy, Both legs amputated, Ulcers, Infections, Pain
10 87 Male Metastasized kidney cancer, End of life care
11 89 Female Glaucoma, Bad eyesight, Aortic stenos, Dizziness and falls, Fractures
12 89 Female Severe anaemia, Leg ulcers
13 90 Male Diabetes, Arthrosis, Heart failure, Spanish speaking
14 95 Female Aged, Deteriorating health, Pneumonia, End of life care
15 Old Male Aged, Heart failure, Angina, Prostate hypertrophy, Dizziness and falls