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Table 1 Sample Characteristics

From: The Red flag! risk assessment among medical homeopaths in Norway: a qualitative study

Focus Group Interview of 7 Medical Homepaths  
  Full time hospital doctor (retired) 1  
  Part time hospital doctor and part time GP with municipality agreement 1  
  Full time GP with municipality agreement 2  
  Full time GP without municipality agreement 1  
  Part time GP without municipality medicine 2  
  Practicing homeopathy in addition to conventional medicine 7  
Years of practice Homeopathy Conventional
  04 years 2 0
  59 years 0 0
  1014 years 1 2
  1519 years 2 2
  2024 years 0 0
  2529 years 1 1
  3035 years 1 2
Classical homeopathy 6  
Complex and classical homeopathy 1  
Length of initial homeopathic consultation   
  60 minutes 2  
  90 minutes 3  
  Between 30 to 90 minutes 1  
  Between 60 to 90 minutes 1  
Additonal therapies   
  Classic Acupunture 1  
  Vitamin/mineral/herb 1  
  Client-Centered therapy (Carl Rogers) 1  
  Mindfulness/meditation 1  
  Laying on hands/Healing 1  
  Nutritional theraphy 1  
  Magnetic field theraphy 1  
  Physical relaxation therapy 1  
Female   4  
Male   3