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Table 2 Descriptive statistics of the participants’ characteristics

From: Parents and nurses telling their stories: the perceived needs of parents caring for critically ill children at the Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre in Tanzania

Nurses (n = 14)Number%
Age
  < 30321
 30–35536
  > 35643
Ward
 Paediatric643
 Surgical ICU429
 Burn Unit429
Education level
 Diploma643
 Bachelor degree857
Working Experience (years)
 2–5321
 5–10857
  > 10321
Parents (n = 24)
 Age  
 20–351875
  > 35625
Occupation
 Employed1875
 Housewife417
 Petty traders28
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