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Table 3 Sociodemographic and pain characteristics

From: Adolescents’ social needs living with juvenile idiopathic arthritis and their views about digital resources

  Interviews
(N = 14)
Focus group
(N = 7)
Age- Median (SD; range) 13,93 (1,94; 11–18) 15,43 (2,66; 11–18)
Years since diagnosis- Median (SD; range) 6,36 (2,79; 1–12) 6,71 (4,43; 2–15)
Gender (% girls, number) 78,57% (11) 85,71% (6)
Days with pain during past month- Median (SD; range) 9,43* (8,86; 0–28) 14,86 (12,36; 0–30)
Pain frequency during past 3 months (%)
 Almost every day 28,57% 42,86%
 Some days 57,14% 42,86%
 No 14,29% 14,29%
Pain intensity- Median (SD; range)
 Actual 2,29* (2,19; 0–6) 3,14 (3,36; 0–7)
 Worse past 3 months 7,29* (3,24; 0–10) 7,14 (2,75; 1–10)
 Usual past 3 months 3,86* (2,70; 0–8) 5,29 (2,25; 1–8)
Number of missed school days in the past 3 months   
 Median (SD; range) 1,86* (2,29; 0–7) 2,14 (3,64; 0–10)