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Table 1 Characteristics of child–parent dyads (n=7)

From: Decision coaching using the Ottawa family decision guide with parents and their children: a field testing study

Demographic characteristics Children Parents
Children (n=7) (n=9)
Age (in years) Median: 15 Median: 44
(Range: 9,17) (Range: 29,54)
  ≤9 1  
  10-14 2  
  15-19 4  
Sex:   
  Male 4 4
  Female 3 5
Primary Language:   
  English 6 8
  French 1 1
Duration of Type 1 Diabetes:   
  >1 month to 6 months 1  
  >6 months to 1 year 2  
  >1 year to 5 years 2  
  >5 years 2  
Education:   
Child- Grade Level   
  ≤4 1  
  5-8 2  
  9-12 4  
  1st Year University/College 0  
Adult- Highest Education   
  Some High school   3
  High school diploma   1
  Trade cert./diploma   0
  University-undergraduate degree   3
  University-graduate degree   2
Marital Status:   
  Married/Common-law   8
  Divorced/Separated   1