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Table 2 Site of interview and type of chronic disease

From: Does a home-based interview with a chronically ill patient help medical students become more patient-centred? A randomised controlled trial

  Number (%)
Site of interview
 Patient’s home 125 (83.3)
 Other residential accommodation 13 (8.7)
 GP practice 11 (7.3)
 Another site 1 (0.7)
Type of chronic disease
 Ischaemic heart disease 27 (18.0)
 Chronic low back pain 21 (14.0)
 Major depressive disorder 6 (4.0)
 Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 22 (14.7)
 Chronic neurological disease 18 (12.0)
 Chronic musculoskeletal disease 14 (9.3)
 Diabetes 11 (7.3)
 Congenital illness 7 (4.7)
 Multimorbidity 5 (3.3)
 Cancer 5 (3.3)
 Cardiovascular disease 4 (2.7)
 Other serious chronic illnesses 9 (6.0)
 Not known 1 (0.7)