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Table 1 Characteristics of stroke survivors and carers recruited to the focus groups

From: Using a checklist to facilitate management of long-term care needs after stroke: insights from focus groups and a feasibility study

   Stroke survivors (n = 12) Carers (n = 7)
Age (years) Median [IQR] 67 [62, 78] 72 [70, 72]
Range 49–81 65–77
Sex Male 6 2
Female 6 5
Deprivation status: IMD Decile 1–5 (most deprived) 1 1
6–8 6 4
9–10 (least deprived) 5 2
Time since stroke < 1 year 4 N/A
1–5 years 6 N/A
> 5 years 2 N/A
  1. IMD Index of Multiple Deprivation, IQR Interquartile Range