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Table 5 Item-factor loading matrices for section II.

From: An examination of the psychometric structure of the Multidimensional Pain Inventory in temporomandibular disorder patients: a confirmatory factor analysis

Items I II
2 (II). Asks me how he/she can help .51***  
3 (II). Reads to me .45***  
5 (II). Takes over my chores .65***  
6 (II). Talks to me to take my mind off the pain .64***  
8 (II). Gets me to rest .80 (e.f)  
9 (II). Involves me in activities .38**  
11 (II). Gives me pain medication .54***  
12 (II). Encourages me to work on a hobby .57***  
13 (II). Gets me something to eat .59***  
14 (II). Turns on the T.V. .62***  
1 (II). Ignores me   .46***
4 (II). Expresses irritation to/at me   .73***
7 (II). Expresses frustration to/at me   .73 (e.f)
10 (II). Expresses anger to/at me   .76***
  1. NOTE: *p ≤ .05 ** p ≤ .01 *** p ≤ .001;
  2. e.f = effect fixed.