Table 5.

Knowledge About Genetics of CF in Families With Carrier Infants

Percent Correct Responses
At Time of Sweat Test
(N = 109)
1 Year After Sweat Test
(N = 63)
Our child is a carrier of the CF gene10095
Being a CF carrier may cause illness9494
Our child may develop CF when he/she is older10097
Our child should seek a health care provider when he/she is planning to
have children to learn more about the personal implications of being a carrier
Not asked97