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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the study participants in current study in relation to participants in the transition programme (i.e. intervention group)

From: Mechanisms of impact and experiences of a person-centred transition programme for adolescents with CHD: the Stepstones project

Characteristics ADOLESCENTS PARENTS
Participants in current study n=14 (%) Participants in transition programme n=67 (%) Participants in current study n=12 (%)
Female sex 6 (43) 30 (44.7) 8 (67)
CHD complexitya    Child’s CHD complexitya
 Mild 4 (29) 11 (16.4) 2 (17)
 Moderate 7 (50) 35 (52.2) 6 (50)
 Severe 3 (21) 21 (31.3) 4 (33)
Centre
 Centre 1 11 (79) 45 (67.2) 9 (75)
 Centre 2 3 (21) 22 (32.8) 3 (25)
  1. aCHD complexity categorized according to 2018 AHA/ACC Guideline for Management of Adults with Congenital Heart Disease