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Table 4 Summary of studies’ social network analysis metrics

From: Use of social network analysis methods to study professional advice and performance among healthcare providers: a systematic review

Social Network Analysis Metric Effken et al. Lindberg et al. Alexander et al. Creswick and Westbrook Mundt et al. Hossain and Guan Total
Centralization   X      1
Centrality (in-degree) X     X X 3
Centrality (out-degree) X       1
Centrality (eigenvector) X       1
Centrality (betweenness) X       1
Clustering coefficient X       1
Component count strong X       1
Component count weak X       1
Connectivity   X      1
Degree       X 1
Density X    X   X 3
Diffusion X       1
Fragmentation X       1
Hierarchy X       1
Inclusion   X      1
Isolates X       1
Number of triads X       1
Number of cliques X       1
Reach   X      1
Reciprocity     X    1
Simmelian ties X       1
Tie strength      X   1
Total 15 4 0 2 2 3 26