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Table 4 Full PCAC scale rotated factor loadings stratified by abortion type

From: Development and validation of a person-centered abortion scale: the experiences of care in private facilities in Kenya

Item Rotated Factor Loading
Surgical Abortion Medication Abortion
Time to care 0.2977 0.2349
Treated with respect 0.5408 0.6111
Friendly 0.4508 0.6248
Treated differently 0.2419 0.4521
Cared 0.5051 0.5736
Privacy 0.0447a 0.2038
Record confidentiality 0.1710 0.4074
Pain medication given 0.6478 NA
Paid attention 0.7917 0.7092
Verbal abuse 0.3945 0.6321
Physical abuse 0.0035a 0.4484
Enough staff 0.5660 0.2288
Took best care 0.7686 0.7301
Trust 0.4592 0.6596
Safe 0.4708 0.4115
Introduce self 0.3128 0.2845
Called by name 0.0299a 0.2789
Involvement in care 0.1147 0.2810
Consent before procedures 0.5083 0.3673
Explain exams 0.5021 0.1683
Explain medicines 0.4877 0.2647
Ask about feeling 0.5783 0.2860
Ask questions 0.5160 0.4295
Ask about pain 0.5334 0.1539
  1. Notes: NA Not applicable as this item was deleted among medication abortion patients
  2. aFactor loading is less than 0.10 but item is being retained due to theoretical importance