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Table 2 Factor analysis loadings (principal component analysis with varimax rotation)

From: Using the multiple mini interview as an assessment strategy within the first year of a health professions curriculum

Factor 1 2 3 4 5
Station Giving Instructions Receiving Instructions Adaptability Integrity Empathy
Construct 0.88 0.83 0.88 0.83 0.86
Communication 0.86 0.86 0.81 0.85 0.80
Critical Thinking 0.83 0.87 0.89 0.83 0.92
Pharmacy Appreciation 0.54 0.72 0.81 0.83 0.86
Eigenvalue 2.74 3.17 3.15 3.00 3.21
% Variance Accounted For 14 16 16 15 16