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Table 5 Inter-rater agreement between patient reported IPOS and staff reported IPOS for inpatients

From: Validity and reliability of the English and translated Chinese versions of the Integrated Palliative care Outcome Scale (IPOS) in Singapore

  ICC 95% CI ICC 95% CI
English Baseline (N = 76) Follow-up (N = 31)
Total 0.21 0.00–0.42 0.38 0.08–0.68
 Physical 0.15 0.00–0.37 0.35 0.03–0.66
 Emotional 0.21 0.00–0.42 0.31 0.00–0.63
 Communication and Practical Issues 0.16 0.00–0.38 0.23 0.00–0.56
Chinese Baseline (N = 67) Follow-up (N = 31)
Total 0.43 0.24–0.63 0.00 0.00–0.35
 Physical 0.26 0.00–0.48 0.02 0.00–0.38
 Emotional 0.42 0.23–0.62 0.04 0.00–0.39
 Communication and Practical Issues 0.26 0.04–0.49 0.00 0.00–0.35