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Table 2 Items included in OxPIE scale including item-total correlation and percentage of missing values

From: People with limiting long-term conditions report poorer experiences and more problems with hospital care

Item Item content Item total correlations Missing values
1. Doctors’ answers to important questions not always clear 0.542 1.9%
2. Nurses’ answers to important questions not always clear 0.568 1.6%
3. Not easy to find someone to talk about worries and fears 0.590 2.1%
4. Hospital staff sometimes gave conflicting information 0.484 2.0%
5. Did not feel got enough emotional support from staff 0.604 1.9%
6. Not always treated with respect and dignity 0.573 2.9%
7. Not fully involved in decisions about care and treatment 0.563 2.3%
8. Not fully involved in decisions about discharge 0.509 2.5%
9. Not told who to contact if worried after discharge 0.347 4.4%
10. Not told about danger signals to watch out for at home 0.512 3.7%
11. Family/friends not given sufficient information 0.504 3.8%