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Table 3 Frequency of behavioural problems after cerebral malaria

From: Reliability of the Luganda version of the Child Behaviour Checklist in measuring behavioural problems after cerebral malaria

Domain Total sample1
N = 64
Between
Sexes
Between
age groups
    Male Female 6-11 12-18
CBCL syndrome scales N % N N N N
1. Anxious/Depressed 3 4.7 2 1 2 1
2. Withdrawn/Depressed 10 15.6 8 2 7 3
3. Somatic Complaints 3 4.7 3 0 1 2
4. Social Problems 4 6.3 2 2 3 1
5. Thought Problems 8 12.5 4 4 8 0
6. Attention Problems 0 0 0 0 0 0
7. Rule-Breaking Behaviour 1 1.6 0 1 1 0
8. Aggressive Behaviour 6 9.4 2 4 5 1
9. Internalising Problems 20 31.3 14 6 15 5
10. Externalising Problems 15 23.4 6 9 13 2
11. Total Problems 9 14.1 3 6 8 1
CBCL DSM scales       
1. Affective Problems 5 7.8 4 1 4 1
2. Anxiety Problems 3 4.7 3 0 3 0
3. Somatic Problems 5 7.8 4 1 3 2
4. ADH Problems 3 4.7 2 1 3 0
5. Oppositional Behaviour 6 9.4 2 4 5 1
6. Conduct Problems 4 6.3 0* 4* 3 1
  1. * < 0.05; Fisher's exact test used for all between group comparisons. 1Number and frequency of children with behavioural problems.