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Table 5 Willingness to participate (n = 32)

From: Developing model biobanking consent language: what matters to prospective participants?

  Time 1: After initial review a Time 2: After highlighting b Time 3: After values questions c
n (%) n (%) n (%)
Very unlikely 2 (6) 2 (6) 2 (6)
Unlikely 4 (13) 7 (22) 5 (16)
Somewhat unlikely 2 (6) 2 (6) 4 (13)
Somewhat likely 6 (19) 5 (16) 4 (13)
Likely 9 (28) 8 (25) 6 (19)
Very likely 9 (28) 8 (25) 11 (34)
  1. aAt Time 1, we asked: “How likely would you be to participate in the Million American Study, on a scale from 1 to 6 where 1 is very unlikely and 6 is very likely?”
  2. bAt Time 2, we asked: “Now that you’ve had a chance to think about it more, I’m going to ask you again about how likely you would be to participate in the pretend study. Your answer might be the same as before or different. Either is okay”
  3. cAt Time 3, we asked: “Now that you’ve had a chance to think through these questions, I’m going to ask about likelihood of participating one last time. Your answer might be the same as before or different. Either is okay”