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Table 5 Mean Likert scores of taking preventive measures of respondents who reported a tick bite at t1 and t2 (answer scale 1–7)

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

Preventive measures Control 1 (t1) (n = 48) Control 1 (t2) (n = 48) Movie (t1) (n = 39) Movie (t2) (n = 39) Leaflet (t1) (n = 46) Leaflet (t2) (n = 46)
Tick check 4,31 4,44 3,49 4,15 4,83 4,18
Tick removal 4,23 4,6 4,13 3,77 4,61 4,52
Note date and site of bite 2,91 3,47 3,11 3,2 2,8 2,83
Visit general practitioner 1,97 1,55 1,81 1,81 2,19 1,6