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Table 3 Mean and standard deviation of PSM global and STAI state scores differentiated respect variable "relationship with patient"

From: Children staying in hospital: a research on psychological stress of caregivers

   Mean Std. Deviation F Sig.
   PSM Tot Parents 133.00 38,.80 2243.45 .042*
  Brother/Sister 110.22 32,.08   
  Other relatives 102.22 25,08   
   STAI state Parents 54.75 11.59 365.28 .069
  Brother/Sister 59.50 15.50   
  Other relatives 48.61 10.971   
Partial scores      
   Loss of control/Irritability Parents 1.78 418 3.094 .047*
  Brother/Sister 1.78 .428   
  Other relatives 1.25 .500   
   Psycho-physiological Change Parents 1.77 .500 3.181 .044*
  Brother/Sister 1.67 .424   
  Other relatives 1.25 .485   
   Sense of effort/confusion Parents 1.76 .427 3.047 .050
  Brother/Sister 1.67 .484   
  Other relatives 1.26 .500   
   Depressive anxiety Parents 1.70 .459 .402 .670
  Brother/Sister 1.50 .577   
  Other relatives 1.67 .485   
   Physical disturbances Parents 1.56 .497 .775 .462
  Brother/Sister 1.25 .500   
  Other relatives 1.56 .511   
   Hyperactivity Parents 1.87 .334 .849 .429
  Brother/Sister 1.75 .500   
  Other relatives   .428   
  1. *t is significant is p < .05