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Table 1 Final fit of the CES-D items to the Rasch model

From: A longitudinal evaluation of the Center for Epidemiologic Studies-Depression scale (CES-D) in a Rheumatoid Arthritis Population using Rasch Analysis

CESD Item CESD Item Name Location SE Fit res. DF ChiSq. DF Prob.
1 Bothered -0.184 0.119 -0.163 328.47 4.792 6 0.570797
3 Blues 0.311 0.118 -2.449 330.31 10.196 6 0.116651
5 Concentrate -0.109 0.115 -0.336 330.31 5.601 6 0.469291
6 Depressed -0.643 0.111 -2.608 326.64 8.055 6 0.23407
7 Effort -1.371 0.111 0.959 330.31 7.324 6 0.291895
9 Failure 0.58 0.12 -0.487 330.31 1.726 6 0.943111
10 Tearful -0.346 0.109 -2.755 329.39 10.839 6 0.093481
13 Talked less -0.003 0.115 0.284 329.39 16.091 6 0.013276
14 Lonely -0.507 0.105 -1.343 328.47 3.495 6 0.744636
15 Others unfriendly 1.574 0.151 -1.471 330.31 6.255 6 0.395291
17 Crying spells 0.142 0.112 -0.962 329.39 6.047 6 0.417915
19 Others dislike 1.177 0.137 1.6 330.31 13.248 6 0.039264
20 Not get going -0.62 0.117 -0.589 329.39 3.695 6 0.717908