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Table 4 Mean Likert-scores of self-efficacy and response efficacy of measures (answer scales: 1 = strongly disagree - 7 = strongly agree)

From: Comparing the effect of a leaflet and a movie in preventing tick bites and Lyme disease in The Netherlands

  C2 C1, T1 C1, T2 Movie, T1 Movie, T2 Leaflet, T1 Leaflet, T2
I manage to recognize a tick on my body 5.49 5.43 5.62 5.59 5.77 5.52 5.69
I manage to do a tick check after every visit to the green 4.52 4.62 4.72 4.77 4.76 4.79 4.87
I manage to use a pointed tweezers (or any other kind of tick remover) to remove a tick 5.04 5.03 5.26 5.47 5.36 5.47 5.4
I manage to record the place and the date of the tick bite 5.5 5.39 5.66 5.82 5.82 5.81 5.85
I manage to visit the GPa if a tick is more than 24 h in the skin 5.66 5.53 5.75 5.74 5.91 5.97 5.99
Do you think recognition of a tick helps to prevent LDb? 5.57 5.71 5.75 5.84 5.79 6 5.88
Do you think tick check after each visit to the green helps to prevent LDb? 5. 9 5.7 5.66 5.73 5.65 5.93 5.83
Do you think removing immediately a tick with a pointed tweezers helps to prevent LDb? 5.19 5.36 5.42 5.69 5.54 5.83 5.65
Do you think recording the place and date of the tick bite helps to prevent LDb? 3.83 4.01 4.27 4.31 4.3 4.43 4.37
Do you think visiting the GPa with a tick more than 24 h in the skin helps to prevent LDb? 4.75 5 5.03 4.93 5.06 5.25 5.26
  1. aGP general practitioner, bLD Lyme Disease