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Table 2 Summary of survey responses for parents of schoolchildren in picture drawing intervention school

From: The impact of antimicrobial resistance awareness interventions involving schoolchildren, development of an animation and parents engagements: a pilot study

Question N Pre and post responsesa McNemar x2 p value
C&C C&W W&C W&W
Knowledge
1. Antibiotics will cure any infection 26 11 4 9 2 0.257 0.267
2. Antibiotics will cure most coughs and colds 26 6 4 8 8 0.248 0.388
3. If antibiotics are not effective any more in a few individuals, eventually they will not be effective in the general population 26 1 5 8 12 1.110 0.581
4. Antibiotics do not kill our good bacteria 26 4 10 7 5 2.345 0.629
5. The use of antibiotics among animals can reduce the effect of antibiotics among humans 26 2 5 5 14 0.013 1.000
Beliefs
6. I believe that left-over antibiotics are good to keep at home in case they might be needed later on 26 18 2 5 1 0.201 0.453
7. I believe that it’s good to be able to get antibiotics from relatives or friends without having to see a doctor first 26 23 1 2 0 0.087 1.000
8. I believe that it’s good to be able to get antibiotics from the drugstore without having to see a doctor first 26 13 7 5 1 0.728 0.774
9. I believe that an injury to the skin can be cured quickly by pouring antibiotic powders onto the injury 26 12 3 10 1 0.580 0.092
Attitudes
10. If I feel better after half the treatment with antibiotics, I will stop taking them 26 17 3 6 0 1.017 0.508
11. If I get some kind of skin reaction when using an antibiotic, I will not use the same antibiotic again 26 1 13 5 7 4.338 0.096
12. If I get a left-over antibiotic to use for my disease from a family member or friend I trust, I will take it 26 24 0 2 0
  1. aThe pre and post-test responses are written via symbols between the ‘&’ where C = correct, W = wrong. For example, C&C means correct pre level and correct post level answers and W&W means wrong pre level and wrong post level answers