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Table 2 Independent factors influencing the PedsQL family impact module total score in children with esophageal atresia

From: Factors of family impact in a Swedish–German cohort of children born with esophageal atresia

PedsQL family impact module total score 43.8 (βO) p value
n = 152, R2 = 0.60 β1–5  
PedsQL 4.0 total score (per 10 units) 5.1 < 0.0001
High school absence, ≥ 1/month − 11.1 < 0.0001
Child with severe tracheomalaciaa − 9.9 0.002
Family receiving carer allowance the past year − 7.2 0.005
Parent with no university/college education − 4.5 0.027
  1. Results from stepwise multivariable analysis of factors influencing the PedsQL family impact module total score applied to parents of children born with esophageal atresia
  2. aSevere tracheomalacia/tracheobronchomalacia, verified through flexible bronchoscopy to have an anteroposterior collapse during coughing and expiration documented as ≥ 75%, excessive and/or severe