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Table 2 Characteristics of the transition team of 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 (%)
  There is no a multidisciplinary team 42 (55.3)
  There is a a multidisciplinary team: 34 (44.7)
Transition Team Composition
-at least one of each profession is on the transition team
- Pediatric rheumatologist 29 (85.3)
- Adult rheumatologist 18 (52.9)
- Social worker 15 (44.1)
- Psychologist 13 (38.2)
- Nurse 5 (14.7)
- General pediatrician 4 (11.8)
- Physical therapist 4 (11.8)
  Answers N (%)
Transition Team Coordination There is no member assigned to this function. 47 (61.8)
There is a member assigned to this function: 29 (38.2)
- Physician 26 (89.6)
- Psychologist 3 (10.3)