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Table 4 Least square means for depression scores over time

From: Sankofa pediatric HIV disclosure intervention did not worsen depression scores in children living with HIV and their caregivers in Ghana

Week Disclosed LSM (95% CI) Non-disclosed LSM (95% CI) Difference of LSM (95% CI) p value
Least Square Means of BDI
 48 5.31 (4.43, 6.19) 3.69 (2.69, 4.68) 1.62 (0.39, 2.85) 0.01 a, *
 96 4.8 (3.52, 6.08) 4.21 (3.38, 5.04) 0.59 (−0.86, 2.04) 0.42 a
 144 4.17 (1.74, 6.59) 3.76 (2.91, 4.62) 0.4 (−2.12, 2.93) 0.75 a
 post 4.36 (3.09, 5.63) 3.64 (2.9, 4.38) 0.72 (−0.69, 2.13) 0.32 a
Least Square Means of CDI
 48 4.23 (3.49, 4.97) 2.98 (2.17, 3.8) 1.25 (0.2, 2.29) 0.02 a, *
 96 3.4 (2.33, 4.48) 2.87 (2.22, 3.52) 0.54 (−0.68, 1.76) 0.39 a
 144 2.06 (−0.18, 4.29) 2.95 (2.27, 3.62) −0.89 (−3.2, 1.43) 0.45 a
 post 3.64 (2.61, 4.68) 3.3 (2.73, 3.87) 0.34 (−0.81, 1.5) 0.56 a
  1. Legend: * p < 0.05, a T test; Abbreviations: BDI Beck Depression Inventory; CDI Child Depression Inventory; CI confidence interval; LSM least square means