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Table 2 Social egg freezing awareness, willingness to freeze and willingness to donate to a biobank by university course

From: Understanding social oocyte freezing in Italy: a scoping survey on university female students’ awareness and attitudes

  Medicine Law Healthcare Professionals
 Have you ever heard about “social egg freezing”? (yes,%) 33.2 33.2 33.5
 Would you consider freezing oocytes at some point in life, not for medical reasons, with the purpose of postponing motherhood? (yes,%) 24.9 22.2 11.6
 If in the future, after deciding not to use your frozen oocytes, would you consider donating them to a biobank, so they could be used by other women/couples? (yes,%) 38.5 27.1 34.4