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Table 6 Extent of worst case of sunburn comparing pre- and post-intervention scores

From: Sun protection education for adolescents: a feasibility study of a wait-list controlled trial of an intervention involving a presentation, action planning, and SMS messages and using objective measurement of sun exposure

Extent of sunburn Pre-intervention Post-intervention
n % n %
Skin stayed hot for a couple of days 19 (10%) 22 (13%)
Skin went pink or slightly red 26 (14%) 31 (18%)
Skin went red but not sore 37 (20%) 42 (25%)
Skin went red and sore 74 (41%) 54 (32%)
Skin went red, sore and blistered 25 (14%) 19 (11%)
Total 181   168