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Table. 3.

Table. 3.

Clinical characteristics by cluster

Cluster* ANCOVA


1 2 3 4 F Sig
ADOS total 6.95±1.47 6.22±1.70 6.55±1.63 6.27±1.76 2.32 0.076
SA 7.67±1.57 7.04±1.92 7.37±1.88 7.12±1.7 0.99 0.398
RRB 5.80±2.09 4.97±2.42 5.00±2.46 4.71±2.34 3.12 0.026
SRS 68.60±10.63 62.68±9.83 63.94±11.80 58.16±9.12 5.12 0.002
SCQ (lifetime) 18.75±5.15 15.04±6.20 15.41±6.11 12.22±5.54 11.69 <0.001
VABS
Communication 65.79±11.22 75.76±15.95 70.99±12.91 76.54±14.94 3.27 0.022
Daily life 76.88±10.45 84.23±15.15 79.85±10.77 85.58±15.26 4.12 0.007
Socialization 65.92±10.88 71.74±15.07 70.37±11.03 72.84±18.89 3.12 0.026
Motor 78.98±10.73 82.92±14.53 80.17±11.64 83.34±12.66 2.51 0.059
Total 64.92±10.220 72.82±15.16 68.85±10.87 74.14±15.18 4.73 0.003

Data reported as mean±standard deviation. *Cluster 1 (multiple RRBs), Cluster 2 (resistance to change RRBs), Cluster 3 (sensory RRBs), Cluster 4 (least RRBs); †All ADOS scores were analyzed the calibrated severity scores for comparison across different modules. ADOS, Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule; SA, Social Affect; RRB, Restricted and Repetitive Behaviors; SRS, Social Responsiveness Scale; SCQ, Social Communication Questionnaire; VABS, Vineland Adaptive Behavior Scale

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