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Table 3 Emotional/behavioral problems of the patient and control groups

From: Psychosocial distress and functioning of Greek youth with cystic fibrosis: a cross-sectional study

  YSR    CBCL   
  Controls Cystic fibrosis    Controls Cystic fibrosis   
  Mean ± SD Mean ± SD F (df:1, 41 ) P MANOVA* Mean ± SD Mean ± SD F (df:1, 63) P MANOVA*
Withdrawn/Depressed 4 ± 2.3 4.3 ± 2.4 0.60 0.671 1.2 ± 1.2 2.5 ± 2.4 7.81 0.007
Anxious/Depressed 7.7 ± 4.1 6.8 ± 3.4 1.24 0.470 4 ± 3.6 5.2 ± 3.6 1.70 0.197
Somatic complaints 2.8 ± 2.2 3.4 ± 2.9 0.53 0.442 1 ± 1.3 1.6 ± 1.9 1.86 0.178
Social problems 2.6 ± 2.1 3.2 ± 1.5 2.85 0.272 2.3 ± 2.2 2.9 ± 2.1 1.21 0.276
Thought problems 2.8 ± 2.7 1.6 ± 1.8 0.01 0.100 0.2 ± 0.5 1.1 ± 1.7 6.98 0.011
Attention problems 5.9 ± 2.8 5.8 ± 2.8 0.05 0.928 3.6 ± 2.9 4.6 ± 3.6 1.48 0.228
Delinquent behavior 2.9 ± 2.4 2.7 ± 1.4 0.75 0.819 1.3 ± 1.5 2.5 ± 2 7.05 0.010
Aggressive behavior 9.6 ± 5.5 11.2 ± 6.1 0.01 0.393 5.3 ± 5.1 9.5 ± 6.9 7.50 0.008
Other problems 6.4 ± 3.6 6.3 ± 2.6 0.60 0.921 3.5 ± 3.2 6.2 ± 3.3 10.13 0.002
  1. YSR, Youth Self-Report; CBCL, Child Behavior Checklist.
  2. *sex and age were used as covariates.