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Table 2 Description of EBAPT tool and participants’ scores on beliefs sub-scales at baseline (n = 110)

From: Exclusive breastfeeding prenatal intentions among HIV-positive mothers in Blantyre, Malawi: a correlation study

EBAPT sub-scale Number of items in each sub-scale Total possible scores in each sub-scale Participants’ scores in each sub-scale
Behavioral Beliefs    
NEBB 12 12-300 56-258, median =132, IQR = 53
PEBB 13 13-325 148-320, median = 210, IQR = 54
Normative Beliefs    
(NorB) 10 0-250 0-225, median = 65, IQR = 70
Control Beliefs (EBCB) 10 10-50 19-50, mean =40.15, SD = 6.743
Complete EBAPT Tool 45 — — — — — — — —
  1. Note: EBAPT = exclusive breastfeeding attrition prediction tool; NEBB = negative exclusive breastfeeding belief; PEBB = positive exclusive breastfeeding belief; NorB = normative belief; EBCB = exclusive breastfeeding control belief.