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Table 1 Demographics and characteristics of participating children and adolescents

From: Asthma beliefs among mothers and children from different ethnic origins living in Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Children/adolescents Dutch Moroccan Turkish Surinamese Total
Total number of participating young children (7–12 years) 5 10 6 5 26
Gender      
boys 2 4 4 3 13
girls 3 6 2 2 13
Medication      
inhaled corticosteroids 5 9 5 5 24
Bronchodilators 4 9 6 5 24
Asthma control      
well controlled 4 4 3 3 14
not well controlled 1 6 3 2 12
Total number of participating adolescents (13–17 years) 3 4 3 4 14
Gender      
boys 3 4 3 4 14
girls 0 0 0 0 0
Medication      
inhalation corticosteroids 2 4 3 4 13
bronchodilators 3 4 3 4 14
Asthma control      
well controlled 1 2 1 2 6
not well controlled 2 2 2 2 8
  1. information from results multicentre study