Table 3 : Regression coefficients of parental maltreatment, MMH, MCAH for child attachment problem.


Variable M (SD) Crude Model 1 (bivariate,
adjusted for covariates)
Model2a Model3a Model4a Model5a

Mother's current maltreatment total 1.49 (1.39) 1.32* 1.89* 1.50* 1.42 0.63 0.45
Mother's past maltreatment total 1.62 (1.68) 2.06* 1.99* 1.44* 1.19* 1.17* 1.07
Father's past maltreatment total 1.40 (1.74) 1.26* 1.72* -- 1.24* 1.05 0.91
MMH total 3.22 (1.97) 3.08* 3.10* -- -- 2.34* 2.07*
MCAH history 1.59 (1.86) 2.26* 2.15* -- -- -- 1.41*

Note: All predictor variables ranged from 0-10. Attachment problem was in T-score.
aAdjusted for mother’s age, child’s age, child’s sex, child’s birth order, medical treatment, and welfare/educational support.
*p<0.05

Fujiwara et al.Paediatrics and Health  2015 3:3DOI : 10.7243/2052-935X-3-3