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Table 1 Ethical questions of assisted reproduction treatment and its acceptability to respondents

From: Attitudes of fertile and infertile woman towards new reproductive technologies: a case study of Lithuania

           Statement Yes (%) No (%) No opinion (%) χ2, p
IVF should be applied only to married couples Fertile 39.7 51.4 8.9 p < 0.05
  Infertile 17.2 76.3 6.5 χ2 = 15.54
Psychological assessment of the couple’s relationship should be necessary before IVF procedure Fertile 48.6 42.5 8.9 p < 0.05
  Infertile 10.8 82.8 6.5 χ2 = 40.37
Age limit should be imposed for those seeking IVF procedures Fertile 55.5 36.3 8.2 p < 0.05
  Infertile 28.0 67.7 4.3 χ2 = 22.47
Single women without a regular partner but willing to conceive have a right to take advantage of the sperm bank and assisted reproduction treatment Fertile 57.5 32.2 10.3 p < 0.05
  Infertile 65.6 24.7 9.7 χ2 = 1.71