Table 1

Baseline characteristics of study population

Adults

Children


Gender (% female)

70.8

48.3

Age (years, mean ± std)

40.7 ± 12.7

6.7 ± 4.1

Marital status (% living in partnership)

84.0

/

Education (% attending school >10 years)

85.0

/

Belief in homeopathy (%)

65.7

68.6

Duration of disease (years, mean ± std)

10.3 ± 9.8

4.3 ± 3.7

Intake of conventional drugs (%)

50.2

31.7


† Parents' perspective

Witt et al. BMC Public Health 2005 5:115   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-5-115

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