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Table 1 Characteristics of the participant centers

From: Challenges in transitioning adolescents and young adults with rheumatologic diseases to adult Care in a Developing Country - the Brazilian experience

  Answers N (%)
Affiliation Federal UC 24 (31.6)
State UC 24 (31.6)
Municipal UC 0
Private UC 13 (17.1)
None 15 (19.7)
Unknown 0
  Answers N (%)
What type of Medical Center are you practicing in? General (adults and children) 50 (65.8)
Pediatric (exclusively) 25 (32.9)
Unknown 1 (1.3)
  Answers N (%)
How many patients do you follow in your center? <100 patients 8 (10.5)
101–500 patients 36 (47.4)
501–1000 patients 21 (27.6)
> 1001 patients 6 (7.9)
Unknown 5 (6.6)
  Answers N (%)
How many patients do you follow between the age of 14–21 years? <10% 9 (11.9)
11–30% 27 (35.5)
31–50% 23 (30.2)
> 51% 12 (15.8)
Unknown 5 (6.6)
  Answers N (%)
How many of your patients are covered by private health insurance? <10% 52 (68.4)
11–30% 11 (14.5)
31–50% 1 (1.3)
> 51% 7 (9.2)
Not informed 5 (6.6)
  1. UC: University center