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Table 4 Range of CVI scores for relevance and clarity for ten hypothesized scales of cancer caregiver health literacy

From: Development of the Health Literacy of Caregivers Scale - Cancer (HLCS-C): item generation and content validity testing

# Construct Relevance Clarity
   CVI range Items with CVI <0.78 CVI range Items with CVI <0.78
1 Proactivity and determination to seek information 0.86 – 1.00 - 0.86 – 1.00 -
2 Understanding the healthcare system 1.00 - 0.86 – 1.00 -
3 Adequate information about cancer and cancer management 1.00 - 0.71 – 1.00 #42
4 Processing health information 0.71 – 1.00 #70 0.43 – 1.00 #70
5 Supported by healthcare providers to understand information 0.86 – 1.00 - 0.86 – 1.00 -
6 Active engagement with healthcare providers 1.00 - 0.86 – 1.00 -
7 Communication with the care recipient 0.86 – 1.00 - 0.71 – 1.00 #21, #37
8 Understanding the care recipient 0.86 – 1.00 - 0.71 – 1.00 #6
9 Social support 1.00 - 1.00 -
10 Self-care 0.86 – 1.00 - 0.86 – 1.00 -