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Table 2 Quantification of informants who in their narratives supported the categories derived from the qualitative analysis.

From: Mass screening for celiac disease from the perspective of newly diagnosed adolescents and their parents: A mixed-method study

Content areas with related categoriesa Adolescents Parents
  n (%) n (%)
Immediate reaction to the diagnosis   
Like a bolt of lightning 68 (75%) 73 (70%)
Suddenly everything made sense 5 (5%) 19 (18%)
Not reflected upon 18 (20%) 13 (12%)
Looking back at the screening   
Feeling grateful for being made aware 35 (38%) 76 (72%)
Ambivalent feelings about personal benefits 9 (10%) 8 (8%)
Not reflected upon 47 (52%) 21 (20%)
Attitudes towards future screening   
A right for everyone 62 (68%) 72 (68%)
Only for sufferers 8 (9%) 2 (2%)
Questioning the benefits 9 (10%) 8 (8%)
Not reflected upon 12 (13%) 23 (22%)
Total 91 (100%) 105 (100%)
  1. a This table does not include content area Reasoning behind participation, since that was only asked for, and reflected upon, in the focus group discussions.