Table 4

Hierarchical multiple regression analysis predicting maternal depressive symptoms (N= 271)

Variable

B

SE B

β



Step 1

Single parent

8.25

2.39

.20**

Immigrant/Canadian born

- 4.09

1.30

- .18**

Step 2

Single parent

7.38

2.12

.18**

Immigrant/Canadian born

- 3.03

1.16

- .14*

Stress (PSS:NICU)

6.42

.74

.45***

Step 3

Single parent

4.63

1.98

.11*

Immigrant/Canadian born

- 1.31

1.09

- .06

Stress (PSS:NICU)

5.62

.68

.40***

Family functioning (FAD-GF)

.28

.11

.14*

Social support (SSI)

- .34

.07

- .28***


R2 = .07 for Step1, ΔR2 = .20 for Step 2, ΔR2 = .12 for Step 3

*p < .05, **p < .01, *** p < .001

Ballantyne et al. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2013 13(Suppl 1):S11   doi:10.1186/1471-2393-13-S1-S11

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