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Table 3 Estimates of factor loadings from CFA models (missing listwise data). Model 1 is the original model using Maximum Likelihood method (ML), Model 2 is the modified model (ML) and Bayes Model 1 is Model 1 estimated using the Bayesian method

From: Psychometric properties of an instrument measuring communication within and between the professional groups licensed practical nurses and registered nurses in anaesthetic clinics

Factor loadingsModel 1Model 2Bayes Model1a
ICU 10.9620.9620.947
ICU 31.0001.0001.000
ICU 50.6880.6900.675
ICU 80.9010.9040.891
ICU 10 RN LPN1.0311.0311.029
ICU 12 RN LPN1.1891.1901.187
ICU 14 RN LPN1.0001.0001.000
ICU 17 RN LPN1.1261.1251.121
ICU 20.8690.8200.866
ICU 41.0001.0001.000
ICU 70.6700.6540.668
ICU 90.8000.7870.802
ICU 11 RN LPN1.4021.3611.356
ICU 13 RN LPN1.2951.2671.255
ICU 18 RN LPN1.0001.0001.000
ICU 280.8840.8840.869
ICU 291.0001.0001.000
ICU 310.5230.5230.513
  1. aThe convergence criteria were reached after 500 so-called burn-in samples and an additional 98,500 random draws