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Table 5 Mediation analyses for BASC internalizing problems as mediator

From: Quality of life among adolescents with sickle cell disease: Mediation of pain by internalizing symptoms and parenting stress

Model Predictor Outcome Variable β p Criterion
Met
  PC PPQ Frequency BASC PC Depression .28 .082  
7 PC PPQ Frequency PC PPQ Frequency BASC PC Depression CHQ PC Physical Functioning CHQ PC Physical Functioning -.48 -.22 .001 .175 No
8 PC PPQ Frequency CHQ PC Self-Esteem -.40 .011 z = -1.41
p = .080
  PC PPQ Frequency BASC PC Depression CHQ PC Self-Esteem -.34 .029  
9 PC PPQ Frequency CHQ Teen Physical Functioning -.52 < .001 z = -1.62
p = .052
  PC PPQ Frequency BASC PC Depression CHQ Teen Physical Functioning -.50 .001  
10 PC PPQ Frequency CHQ Teen Self-Esteem -.12 .467 z = -1.23
p = .109
  PC PPQ Frequency BASC PC Depression CHQ Teen Self-Esteem -.29 .099  
  Teen PPQ Frequency a BASC PC Depression .27 .116  
11 Teen PPQ Frequency CHQ PC Physical Functioning -.63 < .001 No
  Teen PPQ Frequency BASC PC Depression CHQ PC Physical Functioning -.17 .257  
12 Teen PPQ Frequency CHQ PC Self-Esteem -.17 .298 z = -1.32
p = .093
  Teen PPQ Frequency BASC PC Depression CHQ PC Self-Esteem -.39 .019  
13 Teen PPQ Frequency CHQ Teen Physical Functioning -.75 < .001 z = -1.45
p = .076
  Teen PPQ Frequency BASC PC Depression CHQ Teen Physical Functioning -.43 < .001  
14 Teen PPQ Frequency CHQ Teen Self-Esteem -.30 .063 No
  Teen PPQ Frequency BASC PC Depression CHQ Teen Self-Esteem -.17 .302  
  Teen PPQ Pain Frequency a BASC Teen Anxiety .30 .067  
15 Teen PPQ Frequency CHQ Teen Physical Functioning -.75 < .001 z = -1.36
p = .086
  Teen PPQ Frequency BASC Teen Anxiety CHQ Teen Physical Functioning -.24 .058  
16 Teen PPQ Frequency CHQ Teen Self-esteem -.30 .063 No
  Teen PPQ Frequency BASC Teen Anxiety CHQ Teen Self-esteem -.20 .218  
  1. a Risk Index controlled in analyses. PC = Primary Caregiver; PPQ = Pediatric Pain Questionnaire; BASC = Behavioral Assessment System for Children; PIP = Pediatric Inventory for Parents; CHQ = Child Health Questionnaire.