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Table 1 Characteristics of the parents completing the interview

From: Differences and similarities between mothers and fathers of premature children: a qualitative study of parents’ coping experiences in a neonatal intensive care unit

  Range Mean St. Dev.
Mothers - age 22–41 years 34 6,3
Fathers - age 25–45 years 36 7,0
Infant gestation age 27–32 weeks 30.0 1.4
Infants- weight 870–1780 gr 1500 314.7
Hospitalization 3–20 weeks 9.0 5.7