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Table 1 Characteristics of clinicians and parents of children ages 2–12 years with a body mass index ≥ 85th percentile

From: Engaging stakeholders in the adaptation of the Connect for Health pediatric weight management program for national implementation

Clinician characteristics (n = 52)n (%)
 Geographic area 
  Boston, Massachusetts (Boston Medical Center & Massachusetts General Hospital)22 (42.3)
  Denver, Colorado (Denver Health)20 (38.5)
  Greenville, South Carolina (Prisma Health)10 (19.2)
 Sex 
  Female40 (76.9)
  Male12 (23.1)
 Clinician role 
  Physician44 (84.6)
  Medical Assistant4 (7.7)
  Nurse Practitioner2 (3.8)
  Physician’s Assistant2 (3.8)
Parent characteristics (n= 400)n(%) or mean (SD)
 Geographic area 
  Boston, Massachusetts (Boston Medical Center & Massachusetts General Hospital)150 (37.5)
  Denver, Colorado (Denver Health)150 (37.5)
  Greenville, South Carolina (Prisma Health)100 (25.0)
 Language spoken at home 
  English185 (46.2)
  Spanish197 (49.2)
  Other17 (4.2)
 Annual income, n = 344 
  < $20,00084 (24.4)
  $20,000 to $50,000152 (44.2)
  Greater than $50,00063 (18.3)
  Do not know45 (13.1)
 Household size, mean (SD), n = 3974.28 (1.34)