Total (N=85) Patient (n=53) Family (n=32) P-value (Patient:Family)
I am satisfied with the current treatment. 60 (73.2%) 37 (71.2%) 23 (76.7%) 0.80
I wish to be insulin free. /I wish the patient to be insulin free. 81 (95.3%) 49 (92.5%) 32 (100%) 0.29
I wish to receive AIT/I wish the patient to receive AIT. 42 (56.8%) 25 (54.3%) 17 (60.7%) 0.64
I wish to receive XIT/I wish the patient to receive XIT. 42 (60.9%) 24 (52.2%) 18 (78.3%) < 0.05
I wish to receive DNA vaccination/I wish the patient to receive DNA vaccination. 35 (49.3%) 19 (41.3%) 16 (64.0%) 0.09
I wish to receive IPS/I wish the patient to receive IPS. 59 (84.3%) 34 (77.3%) 25 (96.2%) < 0.05
Note. Values are expressed as the number (percentage) of wish/agree to the questions. P-value shows the probability of significant differences between Patient group and Family group. AIT = Allogeneic Islet Transplantation; XIT = Islet Xenotransplantation; IPS = Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Therapy.
Table 3: Results of questionnaire items.