Name
brief_wm_raw_teacher
Label
Working Memory scale raw score (teacher-completed)
Description

Caregivers completed age-appropriate versions of the BRIEF (BRIEF-Preschool Edition for ages 2-4 and age 5 years if in preschool, or the BRIEF 2nd Edition for ages 6-18 and age 5 years in kindergarten, PAR Inc, Lutz, Florida).The BRIEF instrument survey behaviours associated with executive functioning (ability to self-regulate, pay attention and organize in real-world situations) and provide clinically relevant information on a wide range of behaviours.

Working memory is the capacity to hold information actively in mind to enable adolescents to think about problems for a period of time, focus on a goal, and carry out multistep activities. Gioia GA, Isquith PK, Guy SC, Kenworthy L. Behavior Rating Inventory of Executive Function, 2nd Edition (BRIEF2). Odessa, FL Psychological Assessment Resources and Gioia GA, Espy KA, Isquith PK. BRIEF-P Behavior Rating Inventory of Executive Function-Preschool Version, professional manual. Lutz, FL PAR; 2003.

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Type
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PATS Visit timepoint vs Working Memory scale raw score (teacher-completed)
N Mean StdDev Median Min Max Unknown Total
Screening Visit - - - - - - 555 555
Baseline Visit 178 16.0 ± 6.5 16.0 8.0 43.0 154 332
Month-6 Interim Visit 130 15.0 ± 6.8 14.5 8.0 45.0 153 283
Month-12 Endpoint Visit 120 15.0 ± 5.9 15.0 8.0 37.0 171 291
Assigned treatment arm vs Working Memory scale raw score (teacher-completed)
Screening Visit
N Mean StdDev Median Min Max Unknown Total
Total - - - - - - 330 330
Early Adenotonsillectomy - - - - - - 167 167
Watchful Waiting with Supportive Care - - - - - - 163 163
Assigned treatment arm vs Working Memory scale raw score (teacher-completed)
Baseline Visit
N Mean StdDev Median Min Max Unknown Total
Total 178 16.0 ± 6.5 16.0 8.0 43.0 152 330
Early Adenotonsillectomy 88 15.3 ± 6.2 15.0 8.0 43.0 79 167
Watchful Waiting with Supportive Care 90 16.8 ± 6.7 17.0 8.0 41.0 73 163
Assigned treatment arm vs Working Memory scale raw score (teacher-completed)
Month-6 Interim Visit
N Mean StdDev Median Min Max Unknown Total
Total 130 15.0 ± 6.8 14.5 8.0 45.0 153 283
Early Adenotonsillectomy 66 14.8 ± 6.4 15.0 8.0 45.0 74 140
Watchful Waiting with Supportive Care 64 15.3 ± 7.2 14.0 8.0 39.0 79 143
Assigned treatment arm vs Working Memory scale raw score (teacher-completed)
Month-12 Endpoint Visit
N Mean StdDev Median Min Max Unknown Total
Total 120 15.0 ± 5.9 15.0 8.0 37.0 171 291
Early Adenotonsillectomy 61 15.4 ± 6.3 15.0 8.0 37.0 86 147
Watchful Waiting with Supportive Care 59 14.6 ± 5.6 15.0 8.0 31.0 85 144
Child's sex vs Working Memory scale raw score (teacher-completed)
Screening Visit
N Mean StdDev Median Min Max Unknown Total
Total - - - - - - 555 555
Male - - - - - - 286 286
Female - - - - - - 269 269
Child's sex vs Working Memory scale raw score (teacher-completed)
Baseline Visit
N Mean StdDev Median Min Max Unknown Total
Total 178 16.0 ± 6.5 16.0 8.0 43.0 154 332
Male 83 16.8 ± 5.9 17.0 8.0 41.0 79 162
Female 95 15.4 ± 7.0 15.0 8.0 43.0 75 170
Child's sex vs Working Memory scale raw score (teacher-completed)
Month-6 Interim Visit
N Mean StdDev Median Min Max Unknown Total
Total 130 15.0 ± 6.8 14.5 8.0 45.0 153 283
Male 61 16.6 ± 7.6 16.0 8.0 45.0 76 137
Female 69 13.7 ± 5.7 13.0 8.0 31.0 77 146
Child's sex vs Working Memory scale raw score (teacher-completed)
Month-12 Endpoint Visit
N Mean StdDev Median Min Max Unknown Total
Total 120 15.0 ± 5.9 15.0 8.0 37.0 171 291
Male 61 15.5 ± 5.2 16.0 8.0 31.0 84 145
Female 59 14.5 ± 6.6 14.0 8.0 37.0 87 146
Child's race vs Working Memory scale raw score (teacher-completed)
Screening Visit
N Mean StdDev Median Min Max Unknown Total
Total - - - - - - 555 555
American Indian/Alaska Native - - - - - - 3 3
Asian - - - - - - 10 10
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander - - - - - - 1 1
Black or African American - - - - - - 161 161
White - - - - - - 351 351
More than one race - - - - - - 25 25
Unknown or not reported - - - - - - 4 4
Child's race vs Working Memory scale raw score (teacher-completed)
Baseline Visit
N Mean StdDev Median Min Max Unknown Total
Total 178 16.0 ± 6.5 16.0 8.0 43.0 154 332
American Indian/Alaska Native 3 24.3 ± 10.5 24.0 14.0 35.0 - 3
Asian 4 13.5 ± 5.6 12.5 8.0 21.0 2 6
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander - - - - - - - -
Black or African American 33 15.9 ± 7.2 15.0 8.0 43.0 40 73
White 128 15.9 ± 6.2 16.0 8.0 41.0 107 235
More than one race 10 16.9 ± 6.9 15.5 8.0 34.0 4 14
Unknown or not reported - - - - - - 1 1
Child's race vs Working Memory scale raw score (teacher-completed)
Month-6 Interim Visit
N Mean StdDev Median Min Max Unknown Total
Total 130 15.0 ± 6.8 14.5 8.0 45.0 153 283
American Indian/Alaska Native 2 20.0 ± 5.7 20.0 16.0 24.0 1 3
Asian 1 8.0 - 8.0 8.0 8.0 3 4
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander - - - - - - - -
Black or African American 27 13.9 ± 5.1 14.0 8.0 24.0 37 64
White 95 15.4 ± 7.3 15.0 8.0 45.0 105 200
More than one race 5 14.4 ± 2.8 13.0 12.0 19.0 7 12
Unknown or not reported - - - - - - - -
Child's race vs Working Memory scale raw score (teacher-completed)
Month-12 Endpoint Visit
N Mean StdDev Median Min Max Unknown Total
Total 120 15.0 ± 5.9 15.0 8.0 37.0 171 291
American Indian/Alaska Native 3 20.3 ± 2.5 20.0 18.0 23.0 - 3
Asian 2 11.5 ± 4.9 11.5 8.0 15.0 2 4
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander - - - - - - - -
Black or African American 32 15.4 ± 5.7 14.5 8.0 32.0 36 68
White 78 14.6 ± 6.1 15.0 8.0 37.0 125 203
More than one race 4 13.8 ± 5.1 13.5 8.0 20.0 8 12
Unknown or not reported 1 24.0 - 24.0 24.0 24.0 - 1