International Journal of Endocrinology / 2014 / Article / Tab 8

Research Article

Behavioural Outcome in Children with Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia: Experience of a Single Centre

Table 8

Correlations between psychological adjustment and disease characteristics in CAH patients.

Internalizing , valueExternalizing , valueTotal , value

Age at diagnosis49−0.03, ns−0.02, ns0.02, ns
Height SDs at study entry490.00, ns0.17, ns0.06, ns
Dose of glucocorticoid at study entry490.43, 0.002*0.41, 0.003*0.42, 0.003*
Serum 17-OHP at study entry490.10, ns0.02, ns0.10, ns

: Pearson’s correlation coefficient; ns: not significant.
*Significant value <0.05 (2-tailed).