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Table 3 Univariate regression analyses using gee, correcting for siblings.

From: Paternal predictors of the mental health of children of Vietnamese refugees

  Self-report problems  
Variables father T1/T2 Estimate a (95% CI) p-values
GS1b T1 1.85 (-2.2, 5.92) .37
Years education before arrival .097 (-0.27, 0.46) .60
Additive stress T1 .075 (-2.43, 2.58) .95
PTSD T1   
- not present (n = 50) 1  
- total or partial (n = 4) 7.23 (2.43, 12.04) .003
Hi-impact events T2   
- no events (n = 43) 1  
- events (n = 6) -2.71 (-6.40, 0.98) .15
Close confidant T1   
- yes (n = 25) 1  
- no (n = 28) 2.29 (0.15, 4.73) .066
Employment T2   
- no (n = 38) 1  
- yes (n = 16) 0.76 (-2.17, 3.68) .61
Vietnamese network T2   
≤10 friends (n = 25) 1  
>10 friends (n = 24) 0.32 (-2.26, 2.90) .81
Norwegian network T2   
≤10 friends (n = 47) 1  
>10 friends (n = 2) -6.19 (-8.63, -3.76) <.001
  1. Relationships between mean self-reported total problem scores in 59 children aged 10 - 18 at T3 and paternal variables at T1/T2.
  2. a For continuous variables regression coefficients, for categorical variables differences
  3. b GSI = Global Severity Index of the Symptom Check List-90-R