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Table 4 Comparison of Ugandan scores with Group 3 norms of the CBCL

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

CBCL syndrome scales Uganda
M (SD)
Group 3
M (SD)
Cohen's d
1. Anxious/Depressed 8.0 (3.2) 4.9 (3.4) 1.66
2. Withdrawn/Depressed 6.5 (3.8) 4.2 (3.0) 1.32
3. Somatic Complaints 4.3 (1.4) 2.9 (2.7) 0.89
4. Social Problems 5.9 (1.6) 3.7 (3.0) 1.32
5. Thought Problems 4.8 (1.4) 2.2 (2.5) 1.65
6. Attention Problems 4.6 (2.0) 5.8 (4.3) -0.58
7. Rule-Breaking Behaviour 3.6 (2.3) 3.5 (3.6) 0.05
8. Aggressive Behaviour 13.2 (3.4) 6.9 (5.6) 2.65
9. Internalising Problems 18.8 (3.4) 9.5 (7.3) 3.48
10. Externalising Problems 16.7 (5.6) 10.3 (8.3) 2.22
11. Total Problems 57.6 (10.8) 38.2 (23.0) 4.07
CBCL DSM scales    
1. Affective Problems 6.2 (1.7) 4.1 (3.1) 1.25
2. Anxiety Problems 3.1 (0.8) 2.7 (2.0) 0.28
3. Somatic Problems 3.0 (1.1) 1.8 (1.9) 0.92
4. ADH Problems 4.6 (1.5) 4.7 (3.3) -0.07
5. Oppositional Behaviour 4.5 (1.3) 2.8 (2.2) 1.17
6. Conduct Problems 4.8 (3.2) 3.1 (3.3) 0.95