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Table 1 Characteristics of study sample and overall impression of asthma education

From: Optimizing pediatric asthma education using virtual platforms during the COVID-19 pandemic

Characteristic In-person, pre pandemic (n = 29) In-person, during pandemic (n = 23) Virtual, during pandemic (n = 48)
Mean patient age
years, (range)
4.1
(1.2–11.0)
9.5
(1.7–17.0)
6.6
(1.4–17.0)
Female caregiver n, (%) 19 (65.5) 17 (73.9) 39 (81.3)
Adolescent participant n, (%) 0 1 3
Preferred n, (%)
 Virtual   6 (12.5) 41 (85.4)
 No preference N/A 13 (27.0) 5 (10.4)
 In-person   4 (17.4) 2 (4.2)
Rating of education session n, (%)
 Very good 28 (96.6) 21 (91.3) 46 (95.8)
 Good 1 (3.4) 2 (8.7) 2 (4.2)