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Table 3 Overview of questionnaires that assess quality of relationships

From: Questionnaires that measure the quality of relationships between patients and primary care providers: a systematic review

Questionnaire Estimated completion time Number of items Number of relationship focussed items (%) Freely available Languages available Additional pilot work likely required prior to use
Care Continuity Across Levels of Care Scale (CCAENA) 10–15 min 73 10 (14%) Yes [46] English, Spanish No
Chao-Perception of Continuity Scale 10–15 min 23 20 (87%) Yes [47] English Yesb
Generic Measure of Continuity Scale 15 min 32 11 (34%) No –subscription required [15] English, French Yesb
Medical care questionnaire < 5 min 15 4 (26%) Yes [16] English Yesb
Nijmegen Continuity Questionnaire 15 min 29 8 (28%) Yes [48] English, Dutch, Norwegian No
Patient-Doctor Depth of Relationship < 5 min 8 7 (88%) Yes [49] English No
Patient Doctor Relationship Questionnaire (PDRQ-9) < 5 min 9 9 (100%) Yes [39] English Yesb
Therapeutic Bond scale 30 s 6 Unknown No – payment required [50] English Yesb
Working Alliance Inventory –Short Form revised 5 min 12 8 (66%) Yes [51] English, Argentinian, Chilean, Chinese, Danish, Dutch, Finish, French, German, Italian, Japanese
Lithuanian, Norwegian, Polish
Portuguese, Slovenian, Spanish, Urdu
Yesb
  1. aEstimated completion time based description of questionnaire where possible, or authors’ interpretation
  2. bNo evidence of establishing reliability of construct validity, which may preclude its use in evaluation work