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Table. 3.

Table. 3.

Item statistics for parent satisfaction (SAMS-P)

Item MPH (n=35) ATX (n=9) p-value
1. I am satisfied with how my child behaves while taking this medication 4.66±1.03 3.78±1.39 0.039
2. I am satisfied with how this medication helps my child to pay attention 4.69±1.02 3.89±1.27 0.054
3. I am satisfied with how this medication helps my child getting less hyperactive 4.77±1.00 3.78±1.20 0.015
4. I am satisfied with how this medication helps my child sustain attention and stick to tasks 4.71±1.13 3.56±0.73 0.006
5. I am satisfied with how this medication helps my child cope better with homework 4.51±1.25 3.44±1.01 0.022
assignments and other tasks
6. I am satisfied with how this medication helps my child get along with other kids 4.23±1.16 3.44±1.51 0.098
7. I am satisfied with how this medication helps my child get along with my family 4.57±1.20 3.56±1.51 0.037
8. I am satisfied with how this medication helps my child to get along at school 4.20±1.45 3.89±1.17 0.556
9. I am satisfied with the onset of the medication’s effect in the morning 4.46±1.09 3.33±1.32 0.012
10. I am satisfied with the duration of the medication’s effect 4.51±1.07 3.56±1.51 0.033
11. I am satisfied with how this medication helps my child feel good 4.29±1.02 3.67±1.23 0.125
12. Overall, I am satisfied with the medication 4.69±0.90 3.89±1.27 0.035

Data are presented as mean±SD. SD: standard deviation, MPH: methylphenidate, ATX: atomoxetine, SAMS-P: satisfaction with medication scale-parent report form

J Korean Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 2021;32:10-6 https://doi.org/10.5765/jkacap.200024
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