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Table 1 Inclusion of studies using specific inclusion and exclusion criteria

From: A systematic review of the cost of data collection for performance monitoring in hospitals

Inclusion criteria Outcome
Yes No
Economic evaluation or cost/feasibility study   
Data collection or quality/clinical indicator study   
Hospital/secondary care context   
English or English translation   
Assessment   
  1. Further instructions for inclusion: for the purpose of this review, the definition of KPI will include any variable or a synonym of an indicator used to measure key areas of a service for performance monitoring purposes. Therefore, studies examining quality-of-care indicators and clinical indicators will be screened for inclusion.