Table 1—

Behavioral pediatrics feeding assessment scale and parenting stress index

Questionnaire VariableDiabetes (n = 40)Control (n = 40)
BPFAS
    Child behavior — problems*3.8 ± 4.01.8 ± 2.3
    Child behavior — frequency50.0 ± 11.045.8 ± 7.7
    Parents’ feelings/strategies — problems1.8 ± 2.40.6 ± 1.6
    Parents’ feelings/strategies — frequency§20.6 ± 5.416.6 ± 3.6
PSI
    Child score100.9 ± 22.089.1 ± 14.8
    Parent score117.2 ± 24.1106.5 ± 20.0
    Total score218.1 ± 43.4195.5 ± 31.1
  • Data are means ± SD.

  • *

    * i.e., number of behaviors rated “yes”;

  • i.e., sum of five-point Likert scores;

  • i.e., number of behaviors rated “yes”;

  • §

    § i.e., sum of five-point Likert scores.