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Table 1 Summary of factor analysis of WDEQ

From: Assessment of the dimensionality of the Wijma delivery expectancy/experience questionnaire using factor analysis and Rasch analysis

Article Language Type of analysis Number of factors Number of items Factor labels
Johnson & Slade [10] English EFA 4 30 Fear, Isolation, Lack of positive anticipation, Riskiness
Fenwick et al. [14] English EFA 4 33 Fear, Isolation, Lack of positive anticipation, Riskiness
Garthus-Niegel et al. [16]   CFA 6 25 Fear, Negative appraisal, Loneliness, Lack of self efficacy, Lack of positive anticipation, Concerns for the child
Takegata et al., [16] Japanese EFA 4 33 Fear, Lack of positive anticipation, Isolation, Riskiness
Fenaroli et al., [9] Italian EFA 4 16 Fear, Negative feelings, Lack of confidence, Negative thoughts
Fenaroli et al., [9] Italian CFA 3 14 Fear, Negative feelings, Lack of confidence
Lukasse et al. [12] Norwegian
Swedish
Danish
Estonian
Flemish
Icelandic
Russian
EFA 6 33 Fear, Negative appraisal, Loneliness, Lack of self efficacy, Lack of positive anticipation, Concerns for the child