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Table 1 Sociodemographic variables, illness severity, Brief Impairment Scale-Child (BIS-C), Brief Impairment Scale-Parent (BIS), Reynolds Intellectual Screening Test (RIST), and NIH Examiner

From: Self-reported and parent proxy reported functional impairment among pediatric cancer survivors and controls

 Controls (n = 53) Mean (SD)Cancer Survivors (n = 26) Mean (SD)p-value
Child age (Years)9.94 (3.64)12.35 (3.99).009**
Child sex (Male)53%50%.813
SES (Barrett score)a37.19 (10.61)33.47 (10.83).150
Child Ethnicity b  .155
 Hispanic45%46% 
 White23%27% 
Receiving SSI c6%8%.727
Treatment Intensity dN/A1.42 (0.99) 
Time since end of treatment (years)N/A6.35 (3.62) 
RISTf
 Total Index IQ98.68 (13.58)99.27 (12.88).854
 Guess What45.53 (11.85)47.46 (10.00).476
 Odd-Item-Out51.35 (10.36)50.62 (9.27).709
BIS-Child
 School3.97 (2.85)3.19 (2.98).264
 Interpersonal5.47 (3.75)4.29 (3.84).199
 Self4.94 (2.75)4.81 (2.40).831
 Total14.38 (6.18)12.29 (7.16).184
BIS-Parent e
 School2.63 (2.70)2.69 (3.03).822
 Interpersonal2.45 (2.18)2.23 (2.27).985
 Self3.08 (2.61)2.92 (2.95).690
 Total8.16 (6.13)7.85 (6.28).979
NIH Examiner g
 Verbal Fluency Total21.48 (9.08)26.04 (8.85).038*
 Unstructured Task Total15.40 (7.24)19.08 (8.33).047*
 Unstructured Task Weighted Composite h−6.53 (1.46)−6.48 (2.08).905
 CPT Targets Correct72.69 (18.60)77.65 (6.01).190
 CPT Target Errors1.83 (2.88)1.96 (5.52).888
 N-Back Score1.61 (0.68)1.78 (0.77).358
 Set Shifting Score6.68 (1.15)7.08 (1.20).170
 Executive Composite−0.42 (5.33)1.70 (6.43).134
  1. aBarratt Simplified Measure of Social Status; Raw Score Range: 8–66
  2. bEthnicity: Hispanic and Non-Hispanic
  3. cSSI: Supplemental Security Income; Percent yes
  4. dTreatment Intensity (range 0–3)
  5. eBIS: Brief Impairment Scale raw (0–69)
  6. fReynolds Intellectual Screening Test. Composite IQ is standard score; Guess What and Odd-Item-Out scores are T-scores
  7. gNIH Examiner raw scores
  8. hWeighted composite = UTpct*log10(UTTotal+ 1; UTpct = percentage of completed puzzles that were considered high value items; UTTotal = total number of points earned)
  9. *p < .05, ** p < .01, ***p < .001