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Table 2 Descriptive statistics of the WCQ test and factor analysis

From: Cross-sectional study on nurses’ attitudes regarding coercive measures: the importance of socio-demographic characteristics, job satisfaction, and strategies for coping with stress

WCQ test n \( \overline{\mathbf{x}} \) SD F 1 F 2
Planned problem solving 362 7.268 2.69 0.855 0.085
Positive re-evaluation 364 6.318 2.588 0.815 0.146
Seeking social help 362 10.107 3.173 0.663 0.245
Confrontation 363 8.443 3.186 0.517 0.447
Withdrawal/avoidance 362 6.309 1.795 − 0.35 0.895
Distancing 355 4.659 3.634 0.281 0.708
Self-control 361 11.653 2.876 0.525 0.544
Accepting responsibility 361 10.620 3.377 0.519 0.526
  1. Legend: n, number of responses; \( \overline{x}, \) mean; SD, standard deviation; F1, problem-focused coping strategy; F2, emotion-focused coping strategy. Significance of the bold values is at the 0.05 level