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Table 1 The characteristics of the parents and their children

From: Parents’ experiences of an e-health intervention implemented in pediatric healthcare: a qualitative study

Participating parents (n) 16
Sex
 Female 13
 Male 3
Age (years)
 Median 41
 Range 32–51
Civil status
 Married/cohabit 13
 Single 3
Educational level
 Primary  
 Secondary level 9
 College/University 7
Employment
 Working full or part-time 13
 Sick-leave/unemployed/parental leave 3
Experience of pediatric care (years)
 Median 7
 Range 1–12
Pediatric care centers
 Pediatric counselor out and inpatient care (Centre A) 2
 Pediatric counselor out and inpatient care (Centre B) 6
 Pediatric oncology outpatient care (Centre C) 4
 Pediatric neurology outpatient care (Centre D) 4
Born in Sweden 16
Children of the participants (n) 16
Sex
 Female 8
 Male 8
Age (years)
 Median 10
 Range 6–13
Diseases
 Cancer 7
 Diabetes 1
 Heart diseases 1
 Hematologic diseases 1
 Neurological diseases 5
 Other 1
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