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Table 3 Predictors for support for CMV prevention behaviors

From: Educating women about congenital cytomegalovirus: assessment of health education materials through a web-based survey

Variable Standardized coefficient* (Beta) SD P-value Mean
Materials appeal score (4 point scale) 0.50 0.55 <0.001 3.60
Message involvement score (3 point scale) 0.13 0.63 <0.001 2.47
Post knowledge score (12 point scale) 0.14 2.17 <0.001 9.05
Communication material (factsheet compared to video) −0.08 0.50 0.006 1.50
Education (3 point scale) 0.06 0.73 0.06 2.33
Pregnancy status (pregnancy compared to planning) 0.02 0.49 0.54 1.59
Income (4 point scale) 0.01 0.91 0.81 2.34
Race (African-American compared to Caucasian) 0.01 0.50 0.83 1.50
Support for CMV Prevention Behaviors (5 point scale)   0.68   4.64
  1. *A change in the standardized coefficient by the standard error of the regression parameter changes the dependent variable (support for CMV prevention behavior score) by 1 standard error of the dependent variable.