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Table 3 Dimension Scores of the TANDI Across Condition Groups

From: Validity and reliability testing of the Toddler and Infant (TANDI) Health Related Quality of Life instrument for very young children

Dimensions AI (n = 60) CI (n = 60) GP (n = 67) Total (n = 187) AI v CI AI v GP CI v GP
N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%) Chi-Sq Chi-Sq Chi-Sq
Movement
 1§ 36 (60) 31 (52) 64 (96) 131 (70) 2.041 22.938** 30.450**
 2§ 8 (13) 14 (23) 3 (4) 25 (13)
 3§ 16 (27) 15 (25) 0 (0) 31 (17)
Play
 1§ 35 (58) 36 (60) 64 (96) 135 (72) 0.524 24.324** 22.284**
 2§ 9 (15) 11 (18) 3 (4) 23
 3§ 16 (27) 13 (22) 0 (0) 29 (16)
Pain
 1§ 44 (73) 53 (88) 60 (90) 157 (84) 12.743** 6.701* 0.474
 2§ 16 (27) 5 (9) 6 (9) 27 (14)
 3§ 0 (0) 2 (3) 1 (1) 3 (2)
Relationships
 1§ 42 (70) 41 (68) 59 (88) 142 (76) 0.071 9.763* 10.202*
 2§ 8 (13) 9 (15) 8 (12) 25 (13)
 3§ 10 (17) 10 (17) 0 (0) 20 (11)
Communication
 1§ 38 (63) 33 (55) 59 (88) 130 (70) 4.080 19.326** 22.304**
 2§ 13 (22) 9 (15) 8 (12) 30 (16)
 3§ 9 (15) 18 (30) 0 (0) 27 (14)
Eating
 1§ 36 (60) 42 (70) 50 (75) 128 (68) 3.947 20.718** 7.797*
 2§ 5 (8) 8 (13) 15 (22) 28 (15)
 3§ 19 (32) 10 (17) 2 (3) 31 (17)
  Median (IQR) Median (IQR) Median (IQR) ANOVA    
General Health (VAS) 60 (0 to 100) 77 (15 to 100) 90 (52 to 100) F (2.18) = 15.65** p = 0.699 p < 0.001 p < 0.001
  1. Bolded scores indicate significance, VAS is scored from 0 to 100 with a higher score indicating a better general health
  2. 1§ No problem, 2§ some problems, 3§ A lot of problems. * = P < 0.05, ** = P < 0.001
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