Table 1 Characteristics of participants (N = 276)

From: Cleaning the palate and tongue without nausea: a mixed methods study exploring the appropriate depth and direction of oral care

Characteristics n (%)
Sex
Male 42 (15)
Female 234 (85)
Height
≥ 163.00 cm 147 (53)
< 163.00 cm 128 (46)
Missing values 1 (0.4)
BMI
Overweight and obese 39 (14)
Normal 212 (77)
Underweight 23 (8)
Missing values 2 (0.7)