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Table 3 Factor analysis with Principal Component Analysis after removing two non-fitting items of 29 items related to the acute and rehabilitation phase

From: The family experiences of in-hospital care questionnaire in severe traumatic brain injury (FECQ-TBI): a validation study

  Factor loadingsa
Item 1:
Rehabilitation
Organization, cooperation, competence
2:
Acute
Organization and Information
3: Rehabilitation
Information and Involvement
4: Rehabilitation
Organization – stability
Re: Felt assure regarding necessary care and rehabilitation .92    
Re: Staff seemed professionally competent .92    
Re: Thoughtfulness, care for the patient .85    
Re: Care and rehabilitation well planned .82    
Re: Staff committed themselves to patient .81    
Re: Staff provided assistance with the patient .75    
Re: Staff provided coordinated information .68    
Re: Staff collaboration .64    
Re: Fixed group nurses .61    
Re: Adequate explanation about the purpose of the rehabilitative care .50    
Ac: Thoughtfulness, care for the patient   .87   
Ac: Staff collaboration   .86   
Ac: Staff gave understandable information   .84   
Ac: Fixed group nurses   .84   
Ac: Care and rehabilitation well planned   .82   
Ac: Staff seemed professionally competent   .82   
Ac: Information tests and examinations   .81   
Ac: Staff took account of family situation   .72 .44  
Ac: Thoughtfulness, care for the relative   .72 .48  
Ac: Staff interested in your opinions   .63 .54  
Re: Thoughtfulness, care for the relative    .79  
Re: Staff took account of family situation    .76  
Re: Informed what you could contribute with    .76  
Re: Staff interested in your opinions    .74  
Re: Informed about rights (vocational opportunities, pensions, insurance, support)    .60 .42
Re: Staff gave understandable information .49   .60  
Re: Had a fixed rehabilitation contact-person     .86
Re: One doctor mainly responsible     .76
Re: Fixed group other therapists     .64
Cumulative % of Variance explained 49.47 64.77 71.09 75.20
Component correlation 1:     
 2: .39    
 3: .57 .45   
 4: .59 .19 .29  
  1. Ac Items about the acute phase (intensive care unit or a surgical department)
  2. Re Items about the inpatient rehabilitation phase
  3. aFactor loadings < 0.4 are suppressed