Table 2.

Alternative suggestions to determine the timing of transition.

CharacteristicsExtremely ImportantVery ImportantModerately ImportantSlightly ImportantNot at All Important
Expanded therapeutic options40.038.311.76.73.3
Patient readiness38.343.318.300
Patient request34.544.817.23.50
Patient disease activity33.933.920.36.85.1
Age32.832.831.03.50
Parent request18.628.840.76.85.1
Distance from pediatric facility15.333.935.68.56.8
Provider needed to address adult issues10.329.332.812.115.5
Marriage/family6.835.625.418.613.6
Graduating from college6.823.730.522.017.0
Transition to workforce5.232.834.517.210.3
Transition to college/postsecondary education5.231.036.215.512.1
Physician workload3.48.532.230.525.4
Health insurance coverage010.223.713.652.5
  • Values are in %.