Table 1

Main sources of information about sexual health issues for female adolescents and their parents (more than one response could be chosen)

SourceAdolescents, no. (%) n=55Parents, no. (%) n=52
*Or other parents of children with CF.
Parents33 (60%)
CF doctor13 (24%)22 (42%)
Other CF team member 8 (15%)12 (23%)
General practitioner 5 (9%)11 (21%)
School/teachers24 (44%) 7 (13%)
Friends with CF* 3 (5%) 6 (12%)
Other friends15 (27%) 4 (8%)
Books/magazines21 (38%)20 (38%)
Internet 5 (9%) 2 (4%)
Other (n)Sister (2)CF association (1)
Nursing or teacher training (2)
Own mother (2)
General paediatrician (1)
Pharmacist (1)