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Table 3 IPOS reliability for patients and professionals

From: Validation and cultural adaptation of the Integrated Palliative care Outcome Scale (IPOS) for the Portuguese population

   Patients Staff
   ICC Alpha ICC Alpha
Physical symptoms    0.725   0.660
Pain 0.884   0.862  
Shortness of breath 0.810   0.925  
Lack of energy 0.851   0.713  
Nausea 0.812   0.759  
Feeling sick 0.794   0.644  
Poor appetite 0.950   0.821  
Constipated 0.938   0.706  
Wounds in mouth or mouth dry 0.895   0.696  
Sleepiness 0.882   0.632  
Lack of mobility 0.887   0.852  
Emotional symptoms    0.615   0.658
Anxiety 0.909   0.525  
Family/friends worry 0.871   0.456  
Depression 0.899   0.625  
Feeling at peace 0.894   0.453  
Communications/
practical issues
   0.223   0.617
Sharing feelings 0.810   0.514  
Info needs 0.860   0.720  
Practical problems 0.938   0.598  
All dimensions All items   0.657   0.705