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Table 2 Descriptive statistics (n = 63)

From: Accuracy of motor assessment in the diagnosis of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder

  FASD (n = 43) PAE without FASD (n = 20)
Sex female/male 10/33 11/9
Mean age, years (SD) 10 years, 6 months (2.79) 10 years, 4 months (2.97)
Amount of PAE (High/Some) 12%/88% 15%/85%
Mean IQ score (SD) 77.23 (12.65) 88.68 (8.38)
Mean IQ percentile (SD) 12.24 (15.08) 24.15 (18.11)
Comorbidities
 ADHD 81% 50%
 ODD 2% 5%
 Learning Disabilities 35% 35%
 Other (e.g. DCD, mental health conditions, medical conditions) 60% 40%
Difficulties with ADLsa
 Eating 35% 42%
 Dressing 54% 32%
 Shoelace Tying 76% 59%
 Bathing 35% 28%
 Personal Hygiene 36% 42%
 Toileting 31% 53%
 Bike Riding 30% 43%
  1. asample sizes varied for the ADL tasks: FASD n = 33–42, PAE n = 14–19
  2. FASD Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, PAE Prenatal Alcohol Exposure, SD Standard Deviation, IQ Intellectual Quotient, ADHD Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, ODD Oppositional Defiance Disorder, DCD Developmental Coordination Disorder, ADLs Activities of Daily Living (collected via a non-standardized caregiver interview).