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Table 1 Item Means, Standard Deviations, and Corrected Item-Total Correlations

From: Trust and respect in the patient-clinician relationship: preliminary development of a new scale

ItemMeanSDCorrected Item-Total Correlations
Initial 10-item scaleFinal 8-item scale
1. I respect my doctor/therapist.6.401.08.74.72
2. I am NOT sure my doctor/therapist is reliable.
3. I do NOT admire my doctor/therapist.5.951.55.62
4. I think my doctor/therapist is truthful.
5. I have a high opinion of my doctor/therapist.
6. I do NOT have confidence in my doctor/therapist.
7. I do NOT hold my doctor/therapist in high esteem.
8. I trust my doctor/therapist.
9. I appreciate my doctor/therapist6.251.18.58
10. I do NOT feel I can count on my doctor/therapist.
  1. N = 209. Items 2, 3 (deleted in final version), 6, 7, and 10 are reverse scored