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Table 7 Discriminant validity: overall and subscale scores for parents of children pufa free and children with pufa≥1

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

ECOHISClinical groups  
 Pufa = 0Pufa≥1p-value*Effect size
Mean (SD)MedianMean (SD)Median  
Total scale13.53(8.71)1220.88(9.63)210.0000.84
Child impact section7.86(5.83)613.77(6.00)150.0001.01
Family impact section5.67(3.84)67.12(3.71)80.0200.37
  1. Standard Deviation (SD) *Mann Whitney test