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Table 5 Predicted probability for scoring at risk of developmental problems on the PEDS, from the multinomial logistic regression model

From: Maternal well-being and its association to risk of developmental problems in children at school entry

Child Characteristics Maternal Characteristics Predicted Probability of Screening in Each PEDS Path
Gender History of Abuse, at pregnancy Parenting Morale, at 3 Years Post Partum Path A
(high risk for developmental problems)
Path B
(moderate risk for developmental problems)
Path C
(elevated risk for behavioural/emotional problems)
Path E
(low risk for problems)
Boy Yes Poor 0.35 0.35 0.18 0.12
Boy No Poor 0.27 0.33 0.18 0.22
Girl Yes Poor 0.24 0.34 0.24 0.18
Boy Yes Good 0.18 0.39 0.20 0.23
Girl No Poor 0.17 0.29 0.22 0.32
Boy No Good 0.13 0.32 0.17 0.39
Girl Yes Good 0.11 0.33 0.23 0.33
Girl No Good 0.07 0.25 0.18 0.49