Table 2

Compliance with gluten-free diet and change in well-being one year after diagnosis

Compliance with gluten-free diet


Response alternatives

Always

gluten-free

n

Often

gluten-free

n

Sometimes

gluten-free

n

Never

gluten-free

n

Total

n

(%)


Well-being today compared to before the CD diagnosis

Much better

22

10

0

0

32

(34.4%)

Somewhat better

12

6

0

0

18

(19.4%)

No difference

26

7

0

1

34

(36.6%)

Somewhat worse

2

0

0

0

2

(2.2%)

Much worse

0

1

0

1

2

(2.2%)

Do not remember

5

0

0

0

5

(5.4%)


Total n

(%)

67

(72.0%)

24

(25.8%)

0

(0%)

2

(2.2%)

93


Compliance with gluten-free diet, and well-being today compared to before the CD diagnosis, as reported by the screening-detected celiac disease adolescents participating in the study (93 respondents out of 101 adolescents).

Rosén et al. BMC Pediatrics 2011 11:32   doi:10.1186/1471-2431-11-32

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