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Table 1 Knowledge dimensions about osteoporosis, specific questions, and corresponding scores get through concept integration.

From: Osteoporosis-related life habits and knowledge about osteoporosis among women in El Salvador: A cross-sectional study

Knowledge dimensions about osteoporosis and corresponding questions None related concept, sub-scores One related concept, sub-scores Up to two related concepts, sub-scores ≥ Three related concepts, sub-scores
Concept related What you can tell me about osteoporosis? 0 2 3 5
Symptom related What changes do you note in your body if you have osteoporosis? 0 2 3 5
Affected bones If one bone or more was mentioned when previous question was done. 0 2 3 5
Sex-related factor Are women and men equally prone to osteoporosis, or is it more frequent in one of the sexes? 0 2 --- ---
Risk-factor related What factors increase the risk of suffering osteoporosis? 0 2 3 5
Prevention behavior related How can you reduce the risk of suffering osteoporosis? 0 2 3 5
Diagnosis related How can osteoporosis be detected? 0 2 3 5
Actual treatment related How can osteoporosis be treated? 0 2 3 5
Osteoporosis information source Where did you get the information about osteoporosis? 0 2 3 5
Maximum score (Σ)     42