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Table 5 Predisposition to visit oral health care centres after issuance of referral letters (N = 791)

From: Barriers and facilitators of dental service utilization by children aged 8 to 11 years in Enugu State, Nigeria

  Visited oral health care centres after referral
Predisposition Yes No Total P value
  n (%) n (%) n (%)  
     <0.001
Very negative 95(81.9) 640(94.8) 735(92.9)  
Moderately negative 0(0.0) 3(0.4) 3(0.4)  
Negative 3(2.6) 10(1.5) 13(1.6)  
Positive 12(10.3) 18(2.7) 30(3.8)  
Very positive 6 (5.2) 4(5.9) 10(1.3)  
Total 116(100.0) 675(100.0) 791(100.0)