Table 2

Four clusters obtained from the thematic clustering of ECs from the corpus (parents’ interview)

Cluster no. 1CheckCluster no. 2UsingCluster no. 3Glycemic controlCluster no. 4Change
Wordχ2Wordχ2Wordχ2Wordχ2
Medical examination46.358Using69.914Night39.378Disadvantages74.864
Month42.77Ours40.449Hypoglycemias26.498Seeing/monitoring39.332
Doctor31.163Need34.28Glycemias24.705Technology28.808
Thinking25.168Being alarmed28.954Autonomy21.96Only22.798
For me/ok24.999Learning25.092Hearing/feeling21.878Smartphone20.337
Telemedicine24.419Available23.816Management16.942Curiosity20.257
Reducing21.198Help20.593Peace of mind16.145Bringing19.789
Check up18.673Teacher17.985To be glad15.176Thinking14.457
Data18.437Year16.444Insulin13.884New13.165
Checking15.49Dad13.209One hundred11.523Difficult12.915
Being alarmed14.114Alone13.209Meal11.523Wondering12.644
Continuously12.6Engineer10.563Right11.523Tired12.644
Times12.6Easy10.276Intervening11.407To get used12.644
Treatment11.483Relying on9.404Sleeping10.205Work11.354
Surely10.811Adult9.404Advantages9.787Intriguing10.111
Putting10.768Time9.404Constant9.214Morning10.111
Current8.978Reality9.097Keeping9.214Positive9.226
Improving8.978Discourse9.083Basal9.214Hoping8.937
Better8.978Person6.926Stopping9.214Enthusiastic8.937
Managing to7.759Elementary6.926Calm9.214Changing8.937