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Table 4 Response bias rates of participants and nonparticipants of parent and teachers SDQ for child and adolescent sample screen-positive and screen-negative cases

From: Epidemiological study of child and adolescent psychiatric disorders in Lithuania

  Screen-positive Screen-negative
Child sample (7–10 years)
Participants (n = 85) Nonparticipants
(n = 19)
Participants
(n = 114)
Nonparticipants
(n = 13)
Parent SDQ total score mean (SD) 19.1 (5.3)* 16.2 (5.4) 11.2 (6.3) 11.4 (4.9)
Teacher SDQ total score mean (SD) 18.1 (8.0) 19.9 (5.9) 8.1 (6.6) 7.6 (5.8)
  Adolescent sample (11–16 years)
  Participants (n = 125) Nonparticipants
(n = 97)
Participants
(n = 165)
Nonparticipants
(n = 85)
Parent SDQ
total score mean (SD)
17.5 (6.4) 17.8 (6.2) 10.1 (5.1) 10.8 (5.5)
Teacher SDQ total score mean (SD) 15.4 (7.6) 15.4 (7.6) 7.7 (5.5)* 9.2 (6.0)
  1. *p < .05