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Table 3 Comparison of scores for CBCL between injury group and control group (girls)

From: Unintentional childhood injury: a controlled comparison of behavioral characteristics

Behavior Subscale (cut-off) Whole (n = 144) Injury group (n = 69) Control group (n = 75) t p-value
Mean SD Mean SD Range Mean SD Range
Schizoid (5–6) 2.49 2.99 3.90 3.62 (0–12) 1.20 1.28 (0–4) -5.86 0.000
Anxiety/Depression (9–10) 4.08 5.92 6.64 7.30 (0–23) 1.73 2.69 (0–10) -5.27 0.000
Social problems (5–6) 2.31 3.14 3.43 4.05 (0–16) 1.27 1.30 (0–4) -4.25 0.004
Compulsive activity (8–9) 3.66 5.33 5.97 6.90 (0–23) 1.53 1.32 (0–5) -5.26 0.000
Somatic complaints (6–7) 1.90 3.05 3.32 3.83 (0–12) 0.60 0.96 (0–3) -5.73 0.000
Social withdrawal (5–6) 1.98 2.91 3.04 3.53 (0–13) 1.00 1.69 (0–6) -4.37 0.000
Hyperactivity (10–11) 4.02 3.80 5.28 4.66 (0–17) 2.87 2.26 (0–9) -3.89 0.007
Aggressive behavior (19–20) 6.57 7.50 9.36 9.19 (0–33) 4.00 4.14 (0–17) -4.45 0.001
Delinquent behavior (7–8) 2.43 4.36 4.42 5.53 (0–18) 0.60 1.26 (0–4) -5.60 0.000
Internalizing behavior 16.6 18.7 24.2 21.1 (0–62) 9.1 12.1 (0–48) -4.27 0.000
Externalizing behavior 11.9 14.3 17.7 15.5 (0–49) 6.3 10.2 (0–42) -4.22 0.000
Total score (40–42) 30.86 37.76 47.45 47.8 0–145 15.60 12.61 3–53 -5.36 0.000