TABLE 3

Reasons for Nonuse Identified by Families Who Did Not Use the Whiteboard (n = 10)

Reasons for Nonuse (n = 12)aFrequency Reported, (%)
Modifiable reasons7 (58.3)
 Not informed2 (16.7)
 Never thought to use2 (16.7)
 Unsure if seen by staff1 (8.3)
 Assumed for staff only1 (8.3)
 Inaccessible1 (8.3)
Nonmodifiable reasons5 (41.7)
 No need3 (25.0)
 Prefers alternative communication2 (16.7)
  • a Multiple reasons were provided by some families; each was included in the descriptive analysis.