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Table 3 Answers of the childhood cancer survivors to the Self-Management Skills Scale; N = 50

From: Determining transition readiness in Swiss childhood cancer survivors – a feasibility study

  Strongly disagree
n (%)
Disagree
n (%)
Agree
n (%)
Strongly Agree
n (%)
Missing
n (%)
Q1 I answer a doctor or nurse’s questions. 0 (0) 0 (0) 17 (34) 33 (66) 0 (0)
Q2 I participate in making decisions about my health. 0 (0) 0 (0) 22 (44) 28 (56) 0 (0)
Q3 I make sure I go to all my doctor’s appointments. 0 (0) 1 (2) 12 (24) 37 (74) 0 (0)
Q4 I ask the doctor or nurse questions. 0 (0) 8 (16) 30 (60) 12 (24) 0 (0)
Q5 I talk to a doctor or nurse when I have health concerns. 2 (4) 12 (24) 23 (46) 13 (26) 0 (0)
Q6 I talk about my medical condition to people when I need to. 1 (2) 7 (14) 27 (54) 15 (30) 0 (0)
Q7 I am in charge of taking any medicine that I need. 0 (0) 3 (6) 18 (37) 28 (57) 1 (2)
Q8 I know how to contact a doctor if I need to. 0 (0) 1 (2) 21 (42) 28 (56) 0 (0)
Q9 I prefer it when a doctor speaks to me instead of my parent(s). 1 (2) 17 (34) 18 (36) 13 (26) 1 (2)
Q10 I can briefly describe my medical history when asked. 1 (2) 4 (8) 25 (50) 20 (40) 0 (0)
Q11 I prefer to see a doctor or nurse without my parent(s) with me. 1 (2) 11 (22) 19 (38) 18 (36) 1 (2)
Q12 I know how to access medical care when I travel. 0 (0) 2 (4) 29 (58) 18 (36) 1 (2)
Q13 I book my own doctor’s appointments. 1 (2) 9 (18) 20 (40) 20 (40) 0 (0)
Q14 I know the type of medical insurance I have. 0 (0) 7 (14) 25 (50) 18 (36) 0 (0)
Q15 I fill my own prescriptions when I need medicine. 1 (2) 6 (12) 20 (40) 21 (42) 2 (4)