TABLE 2

General Vaccine Communication Practices by Parental Hesitancy Status

Provider Communication PracticeFrequencyPa
Total (N = 111)VHP (n = 55)NVHP (n = 56)
Does provider explicitly solicit parent questions or concerns about shots?
 Yes42 (38)20 (36)22 (39).75
Does provider give rationale for shots?
 Yes61 (55)30 (55)31 (55).93
Does provider discuss side effects?
 Yes61 (55)28 (51)33 (59).40
  • Data are presented as n (%).

  • a χ2 test.