Table 2—

Simple correlation matrix

n = 94Birth weight SDSWeight SDS at diagnosisWeight SDS changeHeight SDS at diagnosisBMI SDS at diagnosisBMI SDS 1 year after diagnosis
Age at diagnosis0.15 (0.16)−0.29 (<0.01)−0.33 (<0.01)0.06 (0.58)−0.39 (<0.001)−0.40 (<0.001)
Birth weight SDS0.07 (0.49)−0.63 (<0.001)0.00 (0.99)0.09 (0.39)0.07 (0.50)
Weight SDS at diagnosis0.73 (<0.001)0.64 (<0.001)0.69 (<0.001)0.52 (<0.001)
Weight change SDS0.50 (<0.001)0.48 (<0.001)0.35 (<0.001)
Height SDS at diagnosis−0.09 (0.39)−0.04 (0.71)
BMI SDS at diagnosis0.76 (<0.001)
BMI SDS 1 year after diagnosis
  • Data are r (P value). The far right column relates to the 87 of 94 children in whom BMI SDS was recorded 12 months after diagnosis.