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Table 4 Subjects' opinion on comprehension of illustration formats

From: Improving bone mineral density reporting to patients with an illustration of personal fracture risk

  Easy to understand picture (percentage who picked as the easiest to understand)   
  Arrow Bar Faces Stoplight No. missing P-value
Total (n = 124) 19 34 27 19 18 0.06
Gender, %       
Female (n = 79) 22 33 32 14 18
Male (n = 45) 16 36 20 29  
Education, %      
High school or less (n = 26) 19 19 35 27 21
Some college (n = 42) 17 45 21 17  
College graduate or more (n = 53) 21 32 28 19  
Age,%      
50-59 (n = 48) 23 22 21 23 18
60-69 (n = 48) 19 31 31 19  
70+ (n = 28) 14 39 32 14  
Site, %      
Site A(n = 62) 23 32 21 24 18
Site B (n = 62) 16 36 34 15  
Race, %      
White (n = 91) 20 35 22 23 19
Black (n = 27) 19 30 44 7  
Other (n = 5) 20 20 40 20