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Table 3 Descriptive statistics and measures of local fit for the CFA of the RS-scale structure (N = 150)a

From: Midwives’ empathy and shared decision making from women’s perspective - sensitivity of an assessment to compare quality of care in prenatal and obstetric care

  M S.D. rit,c IR  
SDM-Q-9-M (0 = completely disagree all, 5 = completely agree)
 SDM-M-1 – has expressly informed that a decision must be taken 3.64 | 3.88 1.51 | 1.48 .73 | .74 .51 | .49 FR: .96 | .97
AVE: .74 | .78
α: . .97 | .97
 SDM-M-2 – desired participation in decision making 3.73 | 3.67 1.36 | 1.54 .85 | .88 .70 | .75
 SDM-M-3 – information different options 4.15 | 3.68 1.32 | 1.65 .90 | .92 .87 | .92
 SDM-M-4 – explanation assets & drawbacks of the options 3.95 | 3.51 1.43 | 1.62 .93 | .91 .92 | .88
 SDM-M-5 – helped to understand all information 4.23 | 3.83 1.26 | 1.45 .84 | .90 .77 | .81
 SDM-M-6 – asked which option I preferred 4.03 | 3.73 1.44 | 1.62 .91 | .93 .92 | .94
 SDM-M-7 – joint consideration of options 3.79 | 3.29 1.49 | 1.68 .88 | .91 .77 | .82
 SDM-M-8 – joint selection of the option 3.53 | 3.43 1.60 | 1.67 .80 | .88 .62 | .74
 SDM-M-9 – agreement for further care 3.93 | 3.41 1.53 | 1.75 .85 | .83 .70 | .66
CARE-8-M (1 = fully applies, 5 = does not apply at all)
 CARE-M-1 – making you feel at ease 1.22 | 1.47 .59 | .83 .79 | .86 .68 | .76 FR: .94 | .96
AVE: .67 | .77
α: .94 | .96
 CARE-M-2 – letting you tell your “story“ 1.24 | 1.81 .56 | 1.08 .82 | .85 .74 | .71
 CARE-M-3 – really listening 1.31 | 1.71 .59 | .97 .81 | .91 .67 | .84
 CARE-M-4 – being interested in you as whole person 1.26 | 1.81 .57 | 1.07 .88 | .83 .89 | .76
 CARE-M-5 – fully understanding your concerns 1.36 | 1.71 .68 | .98 .72 | .91 .61 | .81
 CARE-M-6 – showing care and compassion 1.30 | 1.55 .66 | .84 .89 | .90 .84 | .90
 CARE-M-7 – being positive 1.28 | 1.49 .66 | .87 .78 | .85 .54 | .76
 CARE-M-8 – explaining things clearly 1.36 | 1.63 .75 | .92 .73 | .82 .44 | .68
  1. a 1st value: pregnancy, 2nd value: birth; Critical Ratio (C. R.) for all items ≥9; M mean, S.D standard deviation, r it,c corrected item-total correlation, IR indicator reliability, FR factor reliability, AVE average variance extracted, α Conbach’s aplpha