TABLE 4

Self-Report of Knowledge About Reason for Repeat Screen in False-Positive Group

ReasonResponse, %
Mothers (N = 166)Fathers (N = 46)
Abnormal reading1413
Metabolic disorder1011
Inconclusive117
Total correct3531
No specific reason/not told1113
Repeat is routine20
Procedural errorsa247
Unaware repeat needed57
Parent does not remember newborn screen1443
Repeat because of other issue90
Total not correct6570
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