Table 1

Demographics of survey respondents (N=255)

Frequency (%)
Age (years), mean (SD)45.1 (9.77)
Age (years)
 18–3553 (20.8)
 36–50104 (40.8)
 50+98 (38.4)
Gender
 Male28 (11.0)
 Female226 (88.6)
 Prefer not to say1 (0.4)
Ethnicity
 White242 (94.9)
 Asian7 (2.7)
 All other ethnic groups6 (2.4)
Years qualified
 <20109 (42.7)
 >20146 (57.3)
UK region
 Scotland23 (9.0)
 Northern Ireland7 (2.7)
 Wales11 (4.3)
 England (excluding London)200 (78.4)
 Greater London14 (5.5)
(England: North East 11, North West 30, Yorkshire and Humber 35, West Midlands 16, East Midlands 28, South West 22, South East 43, East of England 15)
Usual clinical setting
 Acute147 (57.6)
 Community45 (17.6)
 Primary care27 (10.6)
 Other15 (5.9)
Change of role during the COVID-19 pandemic
 Yes146 (57.3)
 No72 (28.2)
Undertaking aerosol generating procedures
 Yes124 (48.6)
 No96 (37.6)
Living arrangements
 Alone11 (4.3)
 With partner/spouse66 (25.9)
 With partner/spouse and children110 (43.1)
 Single parent with children13 (5.1)
 With extended family9 (3.5)
Do you live in a multigenerational household?
 Yes24 (13.3)
 No175 (68.8)
Do you have a long-term condition?
 No201 (78.8)
 Yes53 (20.8)
(cardiac 8; diabetes 7; asthma 29, other 9)