TABLE 3

Relationships Between Drinking Patterns and Mean Differences in 47-Month SDQ Scores

Unadjusted (95% CI)PAdjusted (95% CI)aPP for Gender Interactionb
Whole sample
    Conduct problems (0–10)0.21 (0.13 to 0.29)<.0010.06 (−0.03 to 0.15).161.184
    Hyperactivity/inattention (0–10)0.40 (0.27 to 0.53)<.0010.25 (0.11 to 0.40).001.321
    Total problems (0–40)0.87 (0.61 to 1.14)<.0010.46 (0.17 to 0.74).002.037
Boys
    Conduct problems (0–10)0.16 (0.04 to 0.27).0070.00 (−0.12 to 0.13).894
    Hyperactivity/inattention (0–10)0.33 (0.14 to 0.51).0010.18 (−0.02 to 0.39).079
    Total problems (0–40)0.59 (0.22 to 0.97).0020.16 (−0.24 to 0.57).430
Girls
    Conduct problems (0–10)0.27 (0.15 to 0.38)<.0010.13 (0.00 to 0.25).047
    Hyperactivity/inattention (0–10)0.46 (0.27 to 0.65)<.0010.33 (0.13 to 0.54).002
    Total problems (0–40)1.15 (0.79 to 1.52)<.0010.80 (0.40 to 1.21)<.001
  • a Adjusted for maternal age, parity, highest level of maternal education, daily frequency of smoking during the second trimester, use of cannabis and/or other illicit drugs in pregnancy, home ownership, whether currently married, high scores (>12) on the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale, and child gestational age, birth weight, gender, and ethnicity.

  • b In unadjusted model.