TABLE 1.

Pediatric Clinician Discussion of Family and Community Topics and Parent Views on Whether Topic Should Be Discussed

Clinicians Should AskClinician Should Not AskTotal (% [n])
Discussed (% [n])Not Discussed (% [n])Discussed (% [n])Not Discussed (% [n])
Parental health37 (737)36 (709)24 (485)3 (53)100 (1984)
Household smokers74 (1502)20 (402)3 (62)3 (55)100 (2021)
Household drug or alcohol use43 (858)46 (915)9 (178)2 (43)100 (1994)
Emotional support/spouse or partner supportive of parenting47 (941)45 (900)8 (151)1 (12)100 (2004)
Financial difficulties12 (232)63 (1248)24 (485)1 (17)100 (1982)
Community violence9 (167)47 (873)42 (804)2 (31)100 (1875)