Table 2 Types of clinicians who responded to the online questionnaire

From: Patient-reported side effects, concerns and adherence to corticosteroid treatment for asthma, and comparison with physician estimates of side-effect prevalence: a UK-wide, cross-sectional study

Types of clinician Total responded (n =534)a Total included (n =244)
GP 66 (12.4) 25 (10.2)
Practice nurse 297 (55.6) 164 (67.2)
Community nurse 42 (7.9) 11 (4.5)
Community pharmacist 24 (4.5) 8 (3.3)
Total primary care 429 (80.4) 208 (85.2)
Hospital doctor 9 (1.7) 4 (1.6)
Hospital pharmacist 6 (1.1) 1 (0.4)
Hospital nurse 32 (6.0) 6 (2.5)
Specialist nurse 58 (10.9) 25 (10.2)
Total secondary care 105 (19.7) 36 (14.8)
  1. a 534/700 (76.3%) people who initiated the online questionnaire provided data on their profession.