TABLE 1.

Characteristics of Initial Respondents (N = 76)

CharacteristicsRespondent
Total, n (%)76 (100)
Race, n (%)
    Black8 (11)
    White67 (89)
Gender, n (%)
    Male18 (24)
    Female58 (76)
Respondents' age
    Mean (SD)37 (9.3)
    Range20–73
Age of index child, n (%)
    0–4 y27 (36)
    5–9 y23 (30)
    10–14 y21 (28)
    15–18 y5 (6)
Relationship to child presenting to ED, n (%)
    Parent72 (95)
    Grandparent4 (5)
Education, n (%)
    Less than high school or GED8 (11)
    Completed high school12 (16)
    Any college education16 (22)
    Completed college24 (32)
    Beyond college degree15 (20)
Randomization group, n (%)
    Intervention40 (53)
    Control36 (47)