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Table 1 Two-factor solution's rotated factor loadings, eigenvalues, and variance explained

From: A case-control validation of Type D personality in Greek patients with stable coronary heart disease

Item Factor I Factor II
Negative affectivitya   
(13) I am often down in the dumps 0.83 0.22
(5) I am often irritated 0.81 0.08
(12) I often find myself worrying about something 0.78 0.01
(4) I often feel unhappy 0.78 0.18
(7) I take a gloomy view of things 0.71 0.28
(9) I am often in a bad mood 0.69 0.39
(2) I often make a fuss about unimportant things 0.68 0.02
Social inhibitionb   
(10) I am a closed kind person 0.11 0.80
(8) I find it hard to start a conversation 0.16 0.68
(6) I often feel inhibited in social interactions 0.26 0.67
(14) When socializing, I don't find the right thing to talk about 0.24 0.66
(11) I would rather keep other people at a distance 0.20 0.63
(1) I make contact easily when I meet peoplec -0.03 0.62
(3) I often talk to strangersc 0.22 0.38
  1. aChronbach's alpha = 0.88, eigenvalue I = 4.19, variance explained = 29.94%; bChronbach's alpha = 0.77, eigenvalue II = 1.66, variance explained = 23.02%; creverse-keyed.