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Table 1 Questions used to create the opinion score

From: Factors that shape pregnant women’s perceptions regarding the safety of cannabis use during pregnancy

  Strongly agree Agree Disagree Strongly disagree Do not know Did not answer
If I have been prescribed medical marijuana, it is safe to continue during pregnancy 7 (2.5%) 19 (6.7%) 59 (20.8%) 120 (42.3%) 73(25.7%) 6 (2.1%)
Smoking marijuana in moderation is safe during pregnancy 4 (1.4%) 15 (5.3%) 48 (16.9%) 183 (64.4%) 28 (9.9%) 6 (2.1%)
THC/marijuana-based vaping is safe during pregnancy 2 (0.7%) 9 (3.2%) 51 (18.%) 190 (66.9%) 26 (9.2%) 6 (2.1%)
Edible marijuana products in moderation are safe to use during pregnancy 5 (1.8%) 13 (4.6%) 48 (16.9%) 180 (63.4%) 32 (11.3%) 6 (2.1%)
  1. The opinion score was constructed by averaging the responses from these four questions about the safety of smoking or consuming edible marijuana/THC products based on a scale of 1 = strongly agree, 2 = agree, 3 = disagree, and 4 = strongly disagree it is safe