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Table 2 Item Scalability Coefficients for the PACIC scale

From: The Patient Assessment of Chronic Illness Care produces measurements along a single dimension: results from a Mokken analysis

Item code Item Wording Item H
PACIC1 Asked for my ideas when we made a treatment plan. .50
PACIC2 Given choices about treatment to think about. .49
PACIC3a Asked to talk about any problems with my medicines or their effects. .48
PACIC4 Given a written list of things I should do to improve my health. .49
PACIC5 Satisfied that my care was well organised. .44
PACIC6 Shown how what I did to care of myself influenced my condition. .49
PACIC7 Asked to talk about my goals in caring for my condition. .54
PACIC8 Helped to set specific goals to improve my eating or exercise. .52
PACIC9 Given a copy of my treatment plan. .54
PACIC10a Encouraged to go to a specific group or class to help me cope with my chronic condition. .43
PACIC11 Asked questions, either directly or on a survey, about my health habits. .49
PACIC12 Sure that my doctor or nurse thought about my values, beliefs, and traditions when they recommended treatments to me. .50
PACIC13a Helped to make a treatment plan that I could carry out in my daily life. .55
PACIC14a Helped to plan ahead so I could take care of my conditions even in hard times. .57
PACIC15a Asked how my chronic condition affects my life. .54
PACIC16 Contacted after a visit to see how things were going. .50
PACIC17 Encouraged to attend programmes in the community that could help me. .48
PACIC18a Referred to a dietitian, health educator, or counsellor. .41
PACIC19a Told how my visits with other types of doctors, like an eye doctor or other specialist, helped my treatment. .44
PACIC20 Asked how my visits with other doctors were going. .48
  1. aItem removed from final analysis