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Table 3 Bivariate associations for different factors correlated with the four scales measuring aspects of patient participation at baseline

From: Patient participation in patients with heart failure receiving structured home care - a prospective longitudinal study

Items Patient involvement Information Patient needs Overall satisfaction involvement
Patient involvement     
Information  0.35**    
Patient needs  0.38***  0.62***   
Overall satisfaction involvement  0.22*  0.32**  0.49***  
Symptoms of depression −0.04 −0.13 −0.32** −0.34***
Self-care −0.38*** −0.44*** −0.41*** −0.29**
Knowledge  0.19 †  0.20*  0.23*  0.11
Co-morbidity −0.01 −0.01  0.03  0.12
NYHA  0.19†  0.08 −0.06 −0.20†
Sex −0.13 −0.19† −0.17† −0.10
Age −0.30** −0.10 −0.01 −0.02
Cohabitation  0.33** −0.04  0.10  0.19†
Housing −0.15 −0.04  0.06 −0.08
Home-help −0.23*  0.15 −0.01 −0.06
Education  0.06  0.02  0.07 −0.01
  1. *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01, ***p < 0.001.
  2. †p < 0.10.
  3. NYHA = New York Heart Association Functional Classification.
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