Table 3.

Regression coefficients showing associations between diffusion parameter values at term-equivalent age and language ability at two years old, controlling for room type

ReceptiveExpressive
CoefficientCorrected p valueR2CoefficientCorrected p valueR2
pGMFA−7.08>0.990.0410.83>0.990.09
MD9.43>0.990.079.07>0.990.10
AD6.26>0.990.059.91>0.990.12
RD9.10>0.990.076.51>0.990.09
nGMFA−10.46>0.990.06−29.390.040.23
MD12.960.100.1610.410.680.14
AD8.690.330.121.63>0.990.08
RD11.740.140.1513.120.170.18
pWMFA14.06>0.990.06−2.71>0.990.08
MD2.97>0.990.049.63>0.990.12
AD5.19>0.990.067.96>0.990.12
RD0.44>0.990.037.87>0.990.11
nWMFA−12.37>0.990.05−14.84>0.990.10
MD0.26>0.990.033.86>0.990.09
AD−0.30>0.990.032.27>0.990.08
RD0.57>0.990.034.38>0.990.10
  • Bold values indicate a significant association. Coefficient values for diffusivity measures are multiplied by 103. p/nGM, primary/nonprimary GM.