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Table 1 Psychometrics factors by exploratory analysis factorial and theoretical model by Goodman et al. Rotated loading matrix to models from two to six factors. N = 304

From: Validation of the Spanish version of mackey childbirth satisfaction rating scale

Item Question 2 F RLM 3 F RLM 4 F RLM 5 F RLM 6 F RLM T
Q1 Your overall labor experience F1 0.623 F1 0,585 F5 0,715 F7 0.412 F7 0,383 T1
Q2 Your overall delivery experience F1 0.569 F1 0,589 F5 0,563 F8 0.905 F8 0,952 T1
Q3 Your level of participation in decision-making during labor F1 0.729 F1 0,664 F5 0,622 F7 0.364 F7 0,350 T2
Q4 Your level of participating in decision-making during delivery F1 0.634 F1 0,637 F5 0,625 F8 0.544 F8 0,561 T2
Q5 Your ability to manage your labor contractions F1 0.791 F1 0,789 F5 0,777 F7 0.772 F7 0,745 T2
Q6 Your level of comfort during labor F1 0.638 F1 0,578 F5 0,633 F7 0.477 F7 0,450 T2
Q7 Your level of comfort during delivery F1 0.635 F1 0,612 F5 0,564 F8 0.874 F8 0,919 T2
Q8 The control you had over your emotions during labor F1 0.798 F1 0,845 F5 0,874 F7 0.801 F7 0,776 T2
Q9 The control you had over your emotions during delivery F1 0.841 F1 0,891 F5 0,811 F8 0.660 F8 0,689 T2
Q10 The control you had over your actions during labor F1 0.737 F1 0,779 F5 0,831 F7 0.909 F7 0,901 T2
Q11 The control you had over your actions during delivery F1 0.858 F1 0,875 F5 0,758 F8 0.533 F8 0,548 T2
Q12 Your partner’s help and support during labor F1 0.414 F1 0,421 F6 0,560 F6 0.624 F9 0,831 T6
Q13 Your partner’s help and support during delivery F1 0.461 F1 0,448 F6 0,734 F6 0.755 F9 0,885 T6
Q14 Your baby’s physical condition at birth F1 0,210 F1 0,236 F6 0,522 F6 0.487 F10 0,335 T3
Q15 The amount of time which passed before you first held your baby F1 0.357 F1 0,354 F6 0,710 F6 0.654 F10 0,605 T3
Q16 The amount of time which passed before you first fed your baby F1 0.378 F1 0,34 F6 0,593 F6 0.550 F10 0,728 T3
Q17 The physical care you received from the nursing staff during labor and delivery F2 0.612 F3 0,882 F3 0,880 F3 0.862 F3 0,860 T4
Q18 The physical care you received from the medical staff during labor and delivery F2 0.969 F4 0,738 F4 0,727 F4 0.727 F4 0,698 T5
Q19 The technical knowledge, ability, and competence of the nursing staff in labor and delivery F2 0.670 F3 0,761 F3 0,724 F3 0.707 F3 0,696 T4
Q20 The technical knowledge, ability, and competence of the medical staff in labor and delivery F2 0.876 F4 0,633 F4 0,621 F4 0.620 F4 0,631 T5
Q21 The amount of explanation or information received from the nursing staff in labor and delivery F2 0.613 F3 0,845 F3 0,816 F3 0.826 F3 0,822 T4
Q22 The amount of explanation or information received from the medical staff in labor and delivery F2 0.845 F4 0,654 F4 0,643 F4 0.646 F4 0,702 T5
Q23 The personal interest and attention given you by the nursing staff in labor and delivery F2 0.775 F3 0,971 F3 0,933 F3 0.937 F3 0,935 T4
Q24 The personal interest and attention given you by the medical staff in labor and delivery F2 0.958 F4 0,899 F4 0,884 F4 0.885 F4 0,864 T5
Q25 The help and support with breathing and relaxation which you received from the nursing staff in labor and delivery F2 0.637 F3 0,726 F3 0,690 F3 0.718 F3 0,720 T4
Q26 The help and support with breathing and relaxation which you received from the medical staff in labor and delivery F2 0.952 F4 0,912 F4 0,897 F4 0.904 F4 0,902 T5
Q27 The amount of time the nurses spent with you during labor F2 0.737 F3 0,855 F3 0,855 F3 0.871 F3 0,873 T4
Q28 The amount of time the doctors spent with you during labor F2 0.858 F4 0,89 F4 0,885 F4 0.896 F4 0,884 T5
Q29 The attitude of the nurses in labor and delivery F2 0.620 F3 0,9 F3 0,931 F3 0.927 F3 0,924 T4
Q30 The attitude of the doctors in labor and delivery F2 0.920 F4 1.101 F4 1,091 F4 1.096 F4 1,070 T5
Q31 The nursing staff’s sensitivity to your needs during labor and delivery F2 0.656 F3 0,893 F3 0,872 F3 0.890 F3 0,893 T4
Q32 The medical staff’s sensitivity to your needs during labor and delivery F2 0.995 F4 1.053 F4 1,038 F4 1.048 F4 1,051 T5
Q33 Overall, the care you received during labor and delivery F2 0.703 F3 0,634 F3 0,611 F3 0.603 F3 0,601 T4
Q34 Overall, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your childbirth experience? F1 0.419 F1 0,41 F5 0,443 F5 0.449 F5 0,480 T1
  1. XF: model with X Factors, RLM Rotated Loading Matrix, T Theoretical Model proposed by Goodman et al. Theoretical structure T1: General satisfaction, T2: satisfaction with self, T3: baby, T4: midwife, T5: gynecologist, T6: partner. F1-F10 Names of factors obtained by EFA