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Table 4 Communication of research results: public and ECs opinion

From: Public’s attitudes on participation in a biobank for research: an Italian survey

  Research results of general value/yes Individual results/yes Fisher exact test
  Public ECs Public ECs p-value
  N = 117/122 (96%) N = 26/48 (54%) N = 119/122 (98%) N = 23/47(49%)  
Web site 40 (34%) 4 (15%)    0.152
Direct contact 60 (51%) 12 (46%)    0.669
Publication 17 (15%) 14 (54%)    <0.001
Any type of individual results    45 (38%) 9 (39%) 1.000
Only health relevant individual results    74 (62%) 13 (57%) 0.645
  1. P-value (Fisher Exact test) also reported.