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Table 4 Association between disability and CBCL scoring in survivors of childhood brain tumor

From: Behavioral outcome among survivors of childhood brain tumor: a case control study

 Disability (Physical disability, visual impairment and/or hearing impairment)Physical disabilityVisual ImpairmentHearing Impairment
Yes
n = 28
Median (IQR)
No
n = 10
Median (IQR)
p-valueYes
n = 13
Median (IQR)
No
n = 25
Median (IQR)
p-valueYes
n = 25
Median (IQR)
No
n = 13
Median (IQR)
p-valueYes
n = 7
Median (IQR)
No
n = 31
Median (IQR)
p-value
CBCLMain ScalesInternalizing score58.0 (52.5–67.5)52.0 (47.5–59.0)0.06158.0 (55.5–69.5)57.0 (49.0–63.0)0.10958.0 (55.5–67.5)52.0 (47.0–61.0)0.03658.0 (46.0–68.0)57.0 (50.0–65.0)0.970
Externalizing score55.0 (49.5–59.0)47.0 (43.7–51.0)0.00652.0 (47.0–59.0)53.0 (47.0–57.5)0.53755.0 (48.0–59.0)49.0 (47.0–55.5)0.17555.0 (49.0–63.0)52.0 (47.0–58.0)0.282
Total score58.5 (53.0–63.5)50.0 (45.5–53.8)0.01559.0 (53.5–68.0)52.0 (47.0–60.5)0.03659.0 (53.5–62.0)50.0 (45.5–56.5)0.01959.0 (49.0–67.0)56.0 (50.0–62.0)0.678
SubscalesAnxious52.0 (51–64.8)52.5 (50.0–58.3)0.52452.0 (51.0–64.5)52.0 (50.0–61.0)0.36752.0 (51.0–64.5)52.0 (50.0–60.0)0.41951.0 (51.0–58.0)52.0 (50.0–63.0)0.819
Withdrawn/Depressed57.5 (53.3–63.0)53.0 (50.0–63.8)0.40460.0 (53.0–63.0)54.0 (52.0–64.5)0.50658.0 (53.0–64.5)54.0 (51.0–59.5)0.22759.0 (53.0–66.0)56.0 (52.0–63.0)0.649
Somatic complaints61.0 (50.8–70.0)53.0 (51.0–55.3)0.15064.0 (51.5–75.0)54.0 (51.0–69.0)0.14961.0 (53.0–70.0)53.0 (50.5–55.5)0.06557.0 (50.0–74.0)56.0 (53.0–70.0)1.000
Social problems61.0 (56.3–67.5)52.0 (50.0–58.3)0.00566.0 (59.0–70.0)56.0 (51.0–61.5)0.00161.0 (56.6–67)53.0 (50.0–59.5)0.01061.0 (58.0–68.0)58.0 (53.0–66.0)0.396
Thought problems55.0 (51.0–64.0)52.0 (50.0–56.5)0.12258.0 (50.0–68.0)54.0 (50.0–58.5)0.24255.0 (50.0–64.0)54.0 (50.0–58.5)0.52251.0 (50.0–59.0)54.0 (50.0–61.0)0.620
Attention problems59.0 (53.3–64.3)53.0 (51.0–60.3)0.10059.0 (56.5–66.5)54.0 (52.0–61.5)0.02859.0 (54.5–62.0)53.0 (51.0–64.5)0.13057.0 (53.0–65.0)57.0 (52.0–62.0)0.706
Rule breaking behavior53.0 (51.0–54.0)51.0 (50.0–52.0)0.02553.0 (50.0–54.0)52.0 (51.0–54.0)0.71953.0 (50.5–54.0)51.0 (51.0–52.0)0.21653.0 (50.0–54.0)52.0 (51.0–54.0)0.565
Aggressive behavior55.0 (51.0–59.0)50.0 (50.0–52.5)0.00453.0 (51.0–61.0)54.0 (50.0–57.0)0.41855.0 (51.0–58.5)51.0 (50.0–57.0)0.18153.0 (52.0–64.0)52.0 (50.0–57.0)0.223
  1. n number, IQR interquartile range (25th centile –75th centile); analysis using Mann-Whitney U test
  2. statistically significant with p-value <0.05