Table 1

The socio-demographic characteristics of the patients  

CharacteristicsTotal 15 patients
Age45–87, average: 70
Gender: male/female8:7
EthnicityWhite: 10
(White British: 7, Irish: 1, European: 2)
Black British: 4
Asian: 1
Average duration of their LTCs: 8  years
  • LTC, long-term condition.