Table 2

Distribution of study sample by knowledge in two age groups
Life quality and cure of coeliac disease
Indicators Age group (%) p-value
2-11Yrs n = 66 (%) >11-18Yrs n = 29 (%)
Believe coeliac patients have a normal life
No 23 (34.8) 8 (27.6) 0.785
Don’t know 4 (6.1) 2 (6. 9)
Yes 39 (59.1) 19 (65.5)
Coeliac disease can be cured completely
No 14 (21.2) 11 (37.9) *0.011
Don’t know 14 (21.2) 11 (37.9)
Yes 38 (57.6) 7 (24.1)

Al-Raee et al.

Al-Raee et al. Nutrition Journal 2012 11:97   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-11-97

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