Table 1

Results of multiple regression for predictors of antenatal depression

Predictor Variables

B

β

sr2

t

p


Age

.02

.01

.00

.36

.72

Income

-.36

-.05

-.11

-2.06

.04*

Education

-.26

-.02

-.03

-.85

.39

History of Depression

-.02

-.01

-.00

-.23

.82

History of Abuse

.26

.06

.00

2.22

.03*

History of Miscarriage/Abortion

-.46

-.03

-.05

-1.03

.34

Antenatal Anxiety

2.15

.32

.06

9.46

.00***

Major Life Events

.97

.07

.00

2.55

.01*

Negative Cognitive Style

.04

.11

.00

2.68

.00**

Self-Esteem

-.43

-.34

-.33

-6.46

.00***

Social Support

-1.86

-.18

-.19

-3.71

.00***

R = .88

R2 = .78***

Adjusted R2 = .77

Standard Error = 4.30


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

B = unstandardised regression coefficients, β = standardised regression coefficients, sr2 = semipartial correlations

Leigh and Milgrom BMC Psychiatry 2008 8:24   doi:10.1186/1471-244X-8-24

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