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Table 1 Inclusion and exclusion criteria

From: Economic evidence for the prevention and treatment of atopic eczema: a protocol for a systematic review

  Inclusion criteria Exclusion criteria
Population Eczema (synonyms: atopic eczema, atopic dermatitis) ICD-10 code: L20 Populations with other skin diseases other than eczema
Dyshidrotic eczema, seborrheic eczema, chronic actinic dermatitis, asteatotic eczema, allergic contact eczema, irritant contact eczema, varicose eczema, stasis eczema ICD-10 codes: L21 to L30
Study designs Studies presenting primary data in the form of a Cost of illness, cost effectiveness, cost utility, cost benefit, cost consequences, cost analysis, utility analysis, contingent valuation Studies without an explicit economic objective
Review articles, although the reference list for these will be checked for primary studies that should be included
Outcomes Utility, QALYs, willingness to pay/accept  
Publication type Articles available in full text in English Abstracts, letters, reviews