Table 3

Embarrassment being a coeliac patient and consequences
Indicators Age group (%) p-value
2-11Yrs n = 66 (%) >11-18Yrs n = 29 (%)
Embarrassment, if others know about patient’s or son’s sickness with CD
No 46 (69.7) 15 (51.7) 0.092
Yes 20 (30.3) 14 (48.3)
Whether embarrassment in front of others impair compliance to gluten free food
Yes 13 (65.0) 6 (46.2) 0.284
No 7 (35.0) 7 (53.8)

Al-Raee et al.

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

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