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Table 6 MAP analysis results for divergent validity of Tuberculosis-Related Stigma scale

From: Validity and reliability of the tuberculosis-related stigma scale version for Brazilian Portuguese

  Tuberculosis patients
Dimensions -2a
(n items /%)
-1b
(n items /%)
1c
(n items /%)
2d
(n items/%)
Adjustment (%)
Community perspectives on tuberculosis 1 (9.1) 1 (9.1) 3 (27.3) 6 (54.5) 81.8
Patient perspectives on tuberculosis 0 (0) 4 (33.3) 5 (41.7) 3 (25.0) 66.7
  1. aCorrelation between item and dimension it belongs to is significantly lower than its correlation with the dimension it does not belong to;
  2. bCorrelation between item and dimension it belongs to is lower than its correlation with the dimension it does not belong to;
  3. cCorrelation between item and dimension it belongs to is higher than its correlation with the dimension it does not belong to;
  4. dCorrelation between item and dimension it belongs to is significantly higher than its correlation with the dimension it does not belong to