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Table 3 Exploratory factor analysis of the 17-item Active Living with Asthma scale

From: Evaluation of the psychometric properties of the Greek version of the Active Life with Asthma (Gr-ALMA) review: a descriptive methodological study

  Factor 1 (Physical) Factor 2 (Environmental) Factor 3 (Mental)
…. when walking 0.86   
… heavy or intense work 0.84   
… participating in sports activities 0.74   
…night time awaking 0.73   
…wheezing 0.55   0.49
…severe cough/ not cold 0.54   
…taking medication 0.50   
…chest tightness 0.41   
…dust, pollen, animal fur   0.77  
… cigarette smoke and strong odours   0.74  
…cold outdoors   0.69  
…a cold   0.60  
…rapid relief medication    −0.77
…worried    0.70
…affect daily life    0.64
…refrain from things 0.46   0.55
…medicine discomfort 0.44   0.45
Cronbach’s a 0.85 0.69 0.76