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Table 1 Panel professional background and experience

From: Development of a model on factors affecting instrumental activities of daily living in people with mild cognitive impairment – a Delphi study

Professional background Specialization n
Physician   17
Psychologist   9
Neuropsychologist   5
Psychopharmacologist   1
Epidemiologist   1
Physical therapist   7
Occupational therapist   9
Nurse   9
Not stated   2
  Geriatrics / Gerontology 6
  Neurology 4
  (Geriatric) Psychiatry 6
  Epidemiology 2
  Anthropology 1
  Research (i.e. PhD) 12
Current occupation
 Chair / Dean   3
 Professor (assoc. / asst.)   10
 Lecturer   4
 Researcher   13
 Head of department (i.e. memory clinic)   7
 Practicing physician   8
 Clinical (neuro) - psychologist   10
 Dementia specialist   2
 Physical therapist   3
 Occupational therapist   4
 Nursing   7
 Professor emeritus / retired   2
 Not stated   1
  1. Current occupation multiple naming possible; n = absolute frequency