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Table 1 Demographic data and task performance

From: An fMRI study of facial emotion processing in children and adolescents with 22q11.2 deletion syndrome

  22q11DS Control p value
  n = 14 n = 14 (9)  
Age range (mean ± SD) 9–17 (13 ± 2) 8–17 (13 ± 3) 0.942
Sex: M/F 7/7 9(5)/5(4)  
FSIQ (WISC-III) 66 ± 7 114 ± 16 0.000**
PIQ (WISC-III) 67 ± 8 108 ± 19 0.000**
VIQ (WISC-III) 70 ± 12 111 ± 16 0.000**
ASQ n = 12 n = 8  
  6 ± 4 2 ± 3 0.048*
ADHD index n = 11 n = 9  
  60 ± 10 48 ± 5 0.039*
SDQ n = 11 n = 9  
Total difficulties 13.9 ± 7.1 6.2 ± 4.1 0.011*
Emotional symptoms 3.6 ± 3.3 0.7 ± 0.7 0.117*
Conduct problems 2.1 ± 1.6 1.6 ± 1.6 0.471
Hyperactivity 5.2 ± 3.3 3.2 ± 2.9 0.182
Peer problems 3 ± 2.7 0.8 ± 1.4 0.040*
Prosocial behavioura 7.9 ± 1.6 8.6 ± 1.4 0.354
Gender discrimination task    
Fear accuracy 73 ± 20 83 ± 17 0.15
Fear response time 771 ± 212 842 ± 109 0.279
Disgust accuracy 81 ± 9 83 ± 17 0.606
Disgust response time 883 ± 139 840 ± 126 0.408
  1. Accuracy and response time for the gender discrimination task for 22q11DS group and the controls. ADHD index which is a subscale of the ‘Conners Rating Scales’ (CRS).
  2. FSIQ full scale IQ, PIQ performance IQ, VIQ verbal IQ, ASQ Autism Screening Questionnaire, SDQ Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire.
  3. *Significant at a trend level p < 0.05; **significant at p < 0.001; areverse scale.