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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of parents and family (N=18)

From: “The Logic of Care” – Parents’ perceptions of the educational process when a child is newly diagnosed with type 1 diabetes

Characteristic n
Age
 31-35 2
 36-40 15
 41-45 0
 46- 1
Gender
 Female 10
 Male 8
Marital status
 Married 13
 Cohabitation 4
 Single 1
Education
 Elementary school 0
 Secondary school 7
 University 11
Child’s age at diagnosis
 3-6 3
 7-10 3
 11-14 2
 14- 2
Siblings
 0 1
 1-2 8
 3- 1
Experience of type 1 diabetes in the family
 Yes 3
 No 15
Place to live
 Private house 17
 Flat 1