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Table 5 Coding frequencies for most prevalent themes and exemplifying quotations regarding which messages participants (n = 80) felt were the least useful in feeding their infant

From: Acceptability of a text message-based intervention for obesity prevention in infants from Hawai‘i and Puerto Rico WIC

Prevalent themes and coding frequencies Explanation of theme Exemplifying quotation
Least-none (HI = 25, PR = 18) All messages were found useful. “All were useful in one way or another.”
Least-breastfeeding not applicable (HI = 5, PR = 7) Breastfeeding information did not apply to the participant. “Had to stop breastfeeding before 6 months due to MD’s order, this message didn’t apply.”
Least-breastfeeding known (HI = 3, PR = 7) Participants already knew the breastfeeding information. “I already knew.”
  1. Note: HI Hawai‘i, PR Puerto Rico