Table 1

Patient characteristics (N=31)

VariableCategoryn%
GenderFemale1961.3
Male1238.7
Age (years)8–111238.7
12–151135.5
16–18825.8
Disease/conditionCystic fibrosis1135.5
Autoimmune disease1135.5
Postcancer treatment929.0
School absence>10% school absence over the past 6 months929.0
FatigueFatigued (score of >1 SD lower than the reference values on PedsQL MFS)1135.5
PainVAS ≥3 over the past week (range 0–10)1135.5
  • PedsQL MFS, Paediatric Quality of Life Inventory Multidimensional Fatigue Scale; VAS, Visual Analogue Scale.