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Table 1 Sociodemographic and clinical characteristics of the sample

From: Health-related quality of life in Italian children and adolescents with congenital heart diseases

Patients’ age n (%)  
2–4 y 47 (9.4)
5–7 y 78 (15.7)
8–12 y 178 (35.7)
13–18 y 195 (39.2)
Patients’ gender n (%)  
Male 296 (59.4)
Female 202 (40.6)
CHD diagnosis n (%)  
Ao 110 (22.3)
RV-PA conduit 52 (10.5)
TGA 62 (12.6)
ToF 74 (15)
UVH 63 (12.8)
oCHD 132 (26.8)
Surgery/medications n (%)  
No surgery or Medication 55 (11)
Surgery 278 (55.8)
Medications 27 (5.4)
Surgery + Medications 138 (27.7)
Parental age M (SD; range)  
Mothers 43 (6.25; 26–62)
Fathers 46 (5.84; 30–62)
  1. Ao Aortopathies; M mean; n no. of patients; oCHD Other Congenital Heart disease; RV-PA conduit Right ventricular-pulmonary artery conduit; SD standard deviation; TGA Transposition to the Great Artery; ToF Tetralogy of Fallot; UVH Univentricular heart