Table 3 : Mean, Standard Deviation and t-test Scores for the Maternal Sample on the FACES IV Subscales.


  Optimal (n = 25) Suboptimal (n = 27)  
  M SD M SD t-test
(df=50)

Cohesion 66.76 13.58 60.33 13.31 1.72*
Flexibility 55.44 13.67 54.56 11.96 0.25
Disengaged 20.20 4.55 23.41 11.67 1.29
Enmeshed 17.52 4.51 17.78 4.97 0.20
Rigid 37.40 14.16 34.81 16.68 0.60
Chaotic 26.64 11.69 30.93 16.91 1.06
Communication 71.72 14.41 57.59 22.04 2.71**
Satisfaction 62.32 18.52 49.63 25.63 2.03*

*p <0.05, **p <0.01.

Place et al.Journal of Diabetes Research and Clinical Metabolism  2013 2:16DOI : 10.7243/2050-0866-2-16