TABLE 5.

Pearson Product-Moment Correlations Between Indicators of Child, Caregiver, and Family Distress at Baseline

Caregiver MeasuresFamily Measures
Health Status*State AnxietyStress*Health Status*Family Functioning
CohesionAdaptability
Child measures
    Severity index*−0.150.31§0.31§0.220.34§−0.06
    Health status*0.34§−0.40−0.390.35§−0.04−0.06
    Functional status0.31§−0.12−0.090.280.110.05
    Stress*0.140.190.48#0.02−0.09−0.17
Caregiver measures
    Health status*1.0−0.46−0.210.59#0.08−0.02
    State anxiety1.00.68#−0.250.140.11
    Stress*1.0−0.080.090.09
  • * Rating scale.

  • Spielberger State-Trait Anxiety Scale.

  • Family Adaptability and Cohesion Evaluation Scale (n = 44).

  • § P < .05.

  • P < .01.

  • Functional Status IIR.

  • # P < .001.