Table 1

Characteristics of celiac disease subjects
n % Mean Median Quartile
1st 3rd
Participants 1,031
Males/Females 495/536 48/52
Age when responding (years) 1,031 52 53 36 67
Age at diagnosis (years) 945 39 41 27 53
Duration of celiac disease diagnosis (years)a 945 10 13 5 19
Compliance with a gluten-free diet 1,025
Strict/Non-strict 979/46 96/4

a Members were invited based on entrance to society latest 1st of April 2009. Duration of celiac disease diagnosis was calculated as years ahead of 2009 that respondent was diagnosed.

Norström et al.

Norström et al. BMC Gastroenterology 2012 12:125   doi:10.1186/1471-230X-12-125

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