Journal of Allergy / 2016 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Validation of the English Version of the Scale for Psychosocial Factors in Food Allergy and the Relationship with Mental Health, Quality of Life, and Self-Efficacy

Table 3

Differences in SPS-FA mean (standard deviation) scores in relation to food allergy characteristics.

Psychosocial impact (SPS-FA)
YesNo value value

History of anaphylaxis3.45 (2.12)2.80 (1.98)2.94 0.013
Hospitalisation3.46 (2.12)2.68 (1.94)3.76<0.001
Presence of asthma3.39 (2.14)2.52 (1.68)4.04<0.001
Presence of eczema3.35 (2.10)2.38 (1.78)3.160.002
Milk allergy3.81 (2.08)2.98 (2.06)3.71<0.001
Egg allergy3.69 (2.02)2.92 (2.10)3.75<0.001