Correlational findings

Study Ventegodt (1997): study DK 1993

31-33 aged, born at the university hospital, Denmark, 1993
N = 4626
Non Response:
Questionnaire: paper
Data were taken from the medical files of mothers and their babies


Authors's label
Signs of brain damage
Our Classification
Signs of brain damage as reported in medical file
1: no signs of brain damage
2: one of the following:
   a: convulsions, universal(I)
   b: convulsions, local
   c: trembling
   d: restless
   e: sleeplessness
   f: anxious
   g: distant
   h: limp
   i: phenobarbital
   j: convulsions, universal(II)
   k: trembling(II)
   l: restless(II)
   m: limp(II)
   n: phenobarbital(II)
   p: creaking(characteristic sound during respiration)
   q: attack of cyanosis
   r: change of color(harleguin)
   s: tense fontanelles
   u: opishotonus
   v: poor ability to drink
   w: brain cry
   x: frog position
   y: other
   z: unknown(V)
   aa: creaking(characteristic sound during respiration)(V)
   ab: attack of cyanosis(V)
   ac: change of color(V)
   ad: opisthotonus(V)
   ae: poor ability to drink(V)
   af: frog position(V)
   ag: other(V)

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-AOL-m-sq-v-5-a DMt = + 1:   Mt=7.73
2:   Mt=7.77
2a:  Mt=7.50
2b:  Mt=6,56
2c:  Mt=7.80
2d:  Mt=8.06
2e:  Mt=8.00
2f:  Mt=7.50
2g:  Mt=8.75
2h:  Mt=7.39
2i:  Mt=7.85
2j:  Mt=7.50
2k:  Mt=8.21
2l:  Mt=7.91
2m:  Mt=7.20
2n:  Mt=7.95
2p:  Mt=8.01
2q:  Mt=7.85
2r:  Mt=7.81
2s:  Mt=6.25
2u:  Mt=7.86
2v:  Mt=7.88
2w:  Mt=7.50
2x:  Mt=7.28
2y:  Mt=7.50
2aa: Mt=8.28
2ab: Mt=7.91
2ac: Mt=7.50
2ad: Mt=6.66
2ae: Mt=7.90
2af: Mt=7.33
2ag: Mt=7.19
A-AOL-m-sq-v-5-a V = .02 p < .684 O-SLu-c-sq-v-5-e DMt = + 1:   Mt=7.39
2:   Mt=7.48
2a:  Mt=7.05
2b:  Mt=6.88
2c:  Mt=7.50
2d:  Mt=7.69
2e:  Mt=8.50
2f:  Mt=7.69
2g:  Mt=6.66
2h:  Mt=7.29
2i:  Mt=7.58
2j:  Mt=6.25
2k:  Mt=7.96
2l:  Mt=7.66
2m:  Mt=7.20
2n:  Mt=7.40
2p:  Mt=7.71
2q:  Mt=7.39
2r:  Mt=7.19
2s:  Mt=5.75
2u:  Mt=7.86
2v:  Mt=7.54
2w:  Mt=6.88
2x:  Mt=7.23
2y:  Mt=8.34
2aa: Mt=7.69
2ab: Mt=7.23
2ac: Mt=6.75
2ad: Mt=9.16
2ae: Mt=7.50
2af: Mt=7.26
2ag: Mt=8.44
O-SLu-c-sq-v-5-e V = .06 p < .003 O-HL-c-sq-v-5-ha DMt = - 1:  Mt=7.03
2:  Mt=7.02
2a: Mt=6.14
2b: Mt=6.88
2c: Mt=7.01
2d: Mt=7.21
2e: Mt=7.50
2f: Mt=6.73
2g: Mt=7.50
2h: Mt=6.86
2i: Mt=6.95
2j: Mt=5.63
2k: Mt=7.66
2l: Mt=7.34
2m: Mt=7.06
2n: Mt=7.05
2p: Mt=7.29
2q: Mt=6.85
2r: Mt=6.56
2s: Mt=6.00
2u: Mt=7.50
2v: Mt=6.98
2w: Mt=7.19
2x: Mt=6.73
2y: Mt=7.71
2aa: Mt=7.69
2ab: Mt=7.01
2ac: Mt=6.00
2ad: Mt=8.34
2ae: Mt=6.95
2af: Mt=6.79
2ag: Mt=7.81
O-HL-c-sq-v-5-ha V = .03 p < .247