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Table 8 Use of sun protection measures pre- and post- intervention

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

Sun protection Pre-intervention Post-intervention
n % n %
Wore sunscreen sometimes/often 186 (75%) 170 (69%)
Shirt with sleeves sometime/often 144 (58%) 140 (57%)
Stayed in shade sometimes/often 135 (55%) 127 (51%)
Wore sunglasses sometimes/often 151 (61%) 141 (57%)