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Table 1 Characteristics of participants

From: The response to receiving phenotypic and genetic coronary heart disease risk scores and lifestyle advice – a qualitative study

  Interviews Focus group
n = 41 n = 13
Gender
 Male 23 9
 Female 18 4
Age (years)
 40–49 8 3
 50–59 15 4
 60–69 13 5
 70–80 5 1
Study group
 4 (genetic + phenotypic risk + lifestyle advice) 22 8
 3 (phenotypic risk + lifestyle advice) 15 5
 2 (lifestyle only) 4 0
Mean (range) phenotypic risk score (% 10 year risk)
 Male 12.6 (4–62) 6.6 (4–12)
 Female 4.5 (1–11) 0.9 (1–2)
Marital status
 Married 28 10
 Separated or Divorced 3 1
 Widowed 3 0
 Single 7 2
Level of Education
 No Formal education 1 0
 Secondary education 17 5
 University education 23 8