Table 5

Adjusted linear or logistic regression analysis for elevated (>90th centile) and normal (<90th centile) umbilical artery Doppler (UAD) pulsatility index (PI) for Achenbach child behaviour checklist parent rated version (CBLC) parameters at 28, 34 and 38 weeks, respectively, as expressed as mean with associated SD

CBLC parametersWeek 28 (1.73 threshold)Week 34 (1.28 threshold)Week 38 (1.17 threshold)
NormalElevatedp ValueNormalElevatedp ValueNormalElevatedp Value
CBLC withdrawn,*
mean (SD)
0.40 (0.05)0.38 (0.08)0.8890.40 (0.04)0.36 (0.13)0.7700.41 (0.05)0.27 (0.13)0.310
CBLC somatic problems,*
mean (SD)
0.53 (0.05)0.66 (0.08)0.1500.58 (0.04)0.33 (0.12)0.0560.60 (0.05)0.40 (0.14)0.165
CBLC anxious/depressed,*
mean (SD)
0.52 (0.05)0.59 (0.08)0.4440.54 (0.04)0.43 (0.13)0.4120.53 (0.05)0.63 (0.13)0.506
CBLC social problems,*
mean (SD)
0.52 (0.05)0.54 (0.08)0.8030.52 (0.04)0.39 (0.12)0.3170.50 (0.05)0.40 (0.14)0.484
CBLC thought/behaviour,*
mean (SD)
0.57 (0.05)0.57 (0.08)0.9300.59 (0.04)0.34 (0.11)0.0630.56 (0.05)0.49 (0.14)0.659
CBLC attention problems,*
mean (SD)
0.50 (0.05)0.58 (0.09)0.4660.54 (0.05)0.34 (0.13)0.1690.56 (0.05)0.26 (0.12)0.056
CBLC delinquent behaviour,*
mean (SD)
0.70 (0.05)0.88 (0.05)0.0210.76 (0.04)0.57 (0.14)0.1390.73 (0.05)0.75 (0.13)0.884
CBLC aggressive behaviour,*
mean (SD)
0.49 (0.05)0.56 (0.08)0.5170.49 (0.05)0.41 (0.14)0.5970.46 (0.05)0.66 (0.15)0.179
CBLC other problems,*
mean (SD)
0.52 (0.05)0.64 (0.08)0.2150.55 (0.04)0.44 (0.13)0.4040.54 (0.05)0.48 (0.15)0.683
CBLC internalising,*
mean (SD)
0.52 (0.05)0.64 (0.08)0.1930.56 (0.04)0.45 (0.13)0.3990.57 (0.05)0.57 (0.14)0.983
CBLC externalising,*
mean (SD)
0.49 (0.05)0.57 (0.08)0.4120.50 (0.05)0.41 (0.14)0.5660.47 (0.05)0.66 (0.15)0.207
CBLC internalising standard score,
mean (SD)
52.0 (0.9)51.4 (1.5)0.75951.7 (0.8)54.2 (2.5)0.33151.7 (1.0)53.6 (2.8)0.523
CBLC externalising standard score,
mean (SD)
49.8 (0.9)48.0 (1.5)0.29049.4 (0.8)53.7 (2.3)0.07950.2 (0.9)50.7 (2.7)0.860
CBLC total standard score, mean (SD)45.2 (0.8)44.0 (1.4)0.46444.8 (0.8)49.0 (2.2)0.07445.3 (0.9)46.6 (2.5)0.642
  • *Logistic regression, mean in these cases refers to the odds of an abnormal (high) psychometric score for a child at the mean age (12.1 years) with a mean Townsend score (1.79).