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Table 1 VABS scores at baseline and after one and two years of treatment.

From: Intensive intervention for children and adolescents with autism in a community setting in Italy: a single-group longitudinal study

    FEMALES MALES
  TIME ALL PARTICIPANTS
n = 60
mean (sd)
CHILDREN
n = 9
mean (sd)
ADOLESCENTS
n = 11
mean (sd)
CHILDREN
n = 17
mean (sd)
ADOLESCENTS
n = 23
mean (sd)
COMMUNICATION Baseline 78.88 (9.23) 79.67 (8.64) 72.59 (9.78) 75.34 (8.02) 84.18 (7.20)
  Year1 80.32; (9.37) 80.17 (8.25) 70.40 (7.97) 81.42 (8.71) 84.31 (7.75)
  Year2 84.00 (9.77) 84.06 (10.18) 73.23 (8.64) 87.02 (8.15) 87.93 (7.44)
ANOVA REPEATED
F; Prob > F
  66.37; 0.0000 15.2; 0.002 7.32; 0.0041 124.16; 0.0000 68.41; 0.0000
   ICC = 0.92     
DAILY LIVING Baseline 78.7 (8.33) 78.22 (6.34) 80.77 (8.64) 75.05 (7.95) 80.66 (8.66)
  Year1 83.52 (8.98) 77.37 (6.71) 78.21 (9.27) 86.07 (8.15) 86.57 (8.26)
  Year2 87.04 (8.61) 77.46 (5.21) 87.08 (8.38) 89.87 (6.62) 88.67 (8.87)
ANOVA REPEATED
F; Prob > F
  77.72; 0.0000 0.64; 0.5415 37.67; 0.0000 401.42; 0.0000 114.89; 0.0000
   ICC = 0.82     
SOCIALIZATION Baseline 72.89 (9.08) 62.50 (7.75) 68.18 (8.82) 77.45 (7.48) 75.84 (6.53)
  Year1 74.76 (9.23) 68.36 (6.41) 73.04 (8.99) 75.41 (10.65) 77.60 (8.20)
  Year2 79.20 (9.39) 68.86 (8.31) 75.60 (8.02) 81.59 (6.58) 83.20 (8.92)
ANOVA REPEATED
F; Prob > F
  72.03; 0.0000 25.16; 0.0000 21.23; 0.0000 21.64; 0.0000 55.09; 0.0000
   ICC = 0.90     
MOTOR SKILLS Baseline 91.09 (11.26) 74.88 (8.39) 74.88 (8.39) 96.15 (7.01) 94.93 (9.57)
  Year1 93.94 (9.41) 84.07 (7.80) 84.07 (7.80) 95.62 (6.41) 99.41 (8.80)
  Year2 98.91 (10.25) 85.16 (6.37) 85.16 (6.37) 104.07 (7.74) 102.42 (8.39)
ANOVA REPEATED
F; Prob > F
  136.15; 0.0000 126.92; 0.0000 29.54; 0.0000 175.47; 0.0000 85.49; 0.0000
   ICC = 0.94     
  1. P-values refer to ANOVA for repeated measures. ICC=intraclass correlation coefficient