Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 4 Multiple regression analysis of paternal predictors of children's self-reported mental health (SDQ), n = 59, aged 10 - 18, using gee, correcting for siblings

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

Variable Regression coefficients p Confidence interval
Child's age at inclusion 0.078 0.85 -0.70, 0.86
Child's gendera -0.83 0.62 -4.14, 2.48
GSI b T1 -0.77 0.74 -5.38, 3.83
PTSDc T1 7.84 0.003 2.68, 13.00
Norwegian friendsd T2 -4.79 0.004 -8.02, -1.56
  1. a Gender: (Boy = 1, girl = 2), reference category "boy"
  2. b GSI = Global Severity Index of the Symptom Check List-90-R
  3. c PTSD T1: (No PTSD = 0, full or partial PTSD = 1), reference category "no PTSD"
  4. d Norwegian friends at T2: (10 or less = 0, more than 10 = 1), reference category "10 or less"