Nursing Research and Practice / 2016 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

Psychometric Properties of the Family Inventory of Resources for Management in a Sample of Iranian Family Caregivers of Cancer Patients

Table 4

Cronbach’s alpha coefficient and test-retest reliability of the FIRM.


(1) Family strengths I, esteem and communication0.850.82
(2) Family strengths II, mastery and health0.880.80
(3) Extended family social support0.740.77
(4) Financial well-being0.750.92
(5) Total score0.850.89

Intraclass correlation coefficient.