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Table 5 Construct validity: rank correlations between total scale and subscales scores, and global ratings of oral health and overall health (n = 150)

From: Evaluation of the reliability and validity of the Early Childhood Oral Health Impact Scale (ECOHIS) questionnaire translated into Malagasy

ECOHISGlobal ratings of
 Oral healthOverall health
rp-valuerp-value
Total scale.7630.000.6940.000
Child impact section.7810.000.7600.000
Subscales
 Symptom.5540.000.5270.000
 Function.6500.000.6130.000
 Psychology.4680.000.5100.000
 Self-image.4670.000.5090.000
Family impact section.4940.000.3780.000
 Parental distress.4450.000.3440.000
 Family function.5020.000.3800.000
  1. r-Spearman correlation coefficient; p value