Table 2

Reasons provided to refuse screening (nā€‰=ā€‰522)
Reasons n %
No motivation for a preventive intervention 182 34.9
Emotional burden associated with potential risk status 103 19.7
Other: 237 45.4 n %
Do not consider themselves at risk 93 17.8
Do not find it necessary because they are familiar with anxiety disorders 14 2.7
Objection to provide personal data 4 0.8
Do not feel intervention is necessary until anxiety disorder is present 12 2.3
Logistic objections 17 3.3
Not interested 25 4.8
Not specified 72 13.8

Batelaan et al.

Batelaan et al. BMC Psychiatry 2012 12:206   doi:10.1186/1471-244X-12-206

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