Behavioural Neurology / 2018 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Psychometric Properties of the Dental Activities Test: An Exploratory Factor Analysis in Older Adults with Cognitive Impairment

Table 3

Standardized factor loadings for EFA models.

ItemsOne-factor modelTwo-factor model

Item 1: medication schedule0.393−0.0700.467
Item 2: rinse and spit0.692−0.0230.726
Item 3: opening and closing mouth0.6960.3140.426
Item 4: tongue movement0.7650.4540.385
Item 5: tooth brushing0.8190.0280.822
Item 6: putting toothpaste on a toothbrush0.8480.0800.820
Item 7: finding a tooth0.8201.0770.000
Item 8: perceiving an oral health condition0.762−0.0420.821
Item 9: response to oral infection0.6050.3240.338

Note: all the factor loadings larger than 0.40 are bold. .

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