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Table 3 Correlationsa between the DISABKIDS and the CFQ-CF87 scales in a cohort of 103 children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes

From: Reliability and validity of the Norwegian child and parent versions of the DISABKIDS Chronic Generic Module (DCGM-37) and Diabetes-Specific Module (DSM-10)

CHQ-CF87 DISABKIDS
  DCGM-37 DDM-10
  Mental Independence (Inner strength) Mental
Emotion
Social
Excl
Social
Incl
(Equality)
Physical limitations (abilities) Treatment DCGM-37 sumscore DDM
impact
DDM
treatment
Physical function 0.21 0.15 0.21 0.21* 0.06 0.20 0.22 * 0.19 0.19
Role emotional 0.30** 0.39*** 0.28** 0.27* 0.36** 0.59*** 0.81*** 0.67*** 0.49***
Role behavioral 0.20 0.23* 0.15* 0.11 0.32** 0.23* 0.27* 0.22* 0.19
Role physical 0.26* 0.18 0.21* 0.17 0.34*** 0.22* 0.29** 0.30** 0.15
Bodily pain 0.47*** 0.51*** 0.56*** 0.49*** 0.54*** 0.49*** 0.65*** 0.38*** 0.22*
Behavior 0.56*** 0.59*** 0.45*** 0.45*** 0.64*** 0.60*** 0.70*** 0.54*** 0.58***
Global behavior 0.26* 0.32** 0.23* 0.315** 0.32** 0.19 0.34*** 0.26* 0.05
Mental health 0.69*** 0.71*** 0.58*** 0.59*** 0.71*** 0.57*** 0.81*** 0.54*** 0.55***
Self-esteem 0.60*** 0.58*** 0.52*** 0.58*** 0.64*** 0.50*** 0.72*** 0.51*** 0.44***
General health 0.54*** 0.59*** 0.54*** 0.55*** 0.60*** 0.50*** 0.70*** 0.51*** 0.44***
Change in Health 0.21* 0.25* 0.13 0.16 0.23* 0.07* 0.22* 0.11 0.11
Family activity 0.32* 0.33*** 0.24* 0.14 0.22* 0.34*** 0.35*** 0.34*** 0.38***
Family cohesion 0.33*** 0.26* 0.35*** 0.36*** 0.45*** 0.31** 0.43*** 0.26* 0.28**
  1. a Pearsons's correlation coefficient adjusted for age and gender
  2. *p < 0.005. **p < 0.01. ***p < 0.001