Table 2

Characteristics and metrics of family variables in the PHTX group and control group

CharacteristicAssessed byValuePHTX (n=38)Control group (n=46)P values
Living situationSocial demographic questionnaireWith parents21 (55%)10 (22%)0.046
With partner7 (18%)9 (20%)
Alone4 (11%)10 (21%)
Next to parents4 (11%)0
Flat share2 (5%)17 (37%)
Distance to parents’ home in kmSocial demographic questionnaireMean1.66213.37<0.001
SD1.26280.99
Relation to parents and autonomyKIDSCREEN-27Mean59.1553.490.020
SD9.277.78
  • PHTX, paediatric heart transplantation.