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Table 3 Internal consistency of the FIOS subscales

From: Psychometric evaluation of the Forensic Inpatient Observation Scale (FIOS) in youngsters with a judicial measure

Subscale Original 6 Factor structure EFA 5 Factor structure
  Number of items Cronbach's alpha Item homogeneity Number of items Cronbach's alpha Item homogeneity
Self-care 7 0.84 0.41 6 0.85 0.50
Social behavior 6 0.85 0.48 6 0.85 0.48
Oppositional behavior 10 0.85 0.36 6 0.84 0.48
Insight 4 0.52 0.21    
Verbal skills 3 0.63 0.38 4 0.70 0.37
Distress 5 0.77 0.40 4 0.77 0.40