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Table 5 The factor structure of the CIMHS illustrated by factor loadings, N = 2973

From: A new measure for infant mental health screening: development and initial validation

  Factor1 Factor2 Factor3 Factor4 Factor5
Eat too little .58 .06 .04 .01 -.03
Refusal to eat .57 .08 .06 .02 .05
Generally happy and satisfied .03 .43 .01 .09 .06
Often irritable, fussy, dissatisfied .10 .39 .20 .06 .03
Cries often .11 .46 .06 -.01 .00
Is able to focus .02 -.05 .37 -.01 .04
Maintain concentration .03 .01 .40 .05 .06
Proximity seeking (parents) .03 -.03 .00 .07 .45
Mutual communication (parents) .05 .03 .05 .40 .14
Bodily contact .04 .01 .10 .04 .44
Verbal expression .03 -.01 .07 .44 .15
  1. CIMHS Copenhagen Infant Mental Health Screening. Bold: Factor loadings >0.37