Mother And Baby Scales (MABS)

The ‘Mother and Baby Scales’ (MABS) were used to assess early infant behavior. The subscales are ‘Your Baby and Your Feelings’, ‘Unsettled-Irregular’, and ‘Alertness-Responsiveness’. Each item was rated on a 6-point Likert scale (ranges between 0 = does not apply at all and 5 = applies totally).

Available measurements
  • Main Cohort

  • 2 months
  • P1C
    0 months - 6 months   From 2002-01-01 to 2006-12-31

    Mode of collection SelfAdministeredQuestionnaire
    Instrument name Mother And Baby Scales (MABS)
    Alternate name the first two months - your child
    Measure name Infant behavior
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