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Table 9 Comparison between the number of initial seed articles used

From: Research Screener: a machine learning tool to semi-automate abstract screening for systematic reviews

Rounda 1 seed article 12 seed articles
Foundb Flaggedc Finald Foundb Flaggedc Finald
0 0 1 1 0 12 12
1 13 14 5 23 35 22
2 24 38 13 25 60 25
3 25 63 19 18 78 26
4 11 74 21 14 92 27
5 19 93 21 12 104 27
6 15 108 24 11 115 28
7 13 121 26 13 128 30
8 9 130 28 8 136 32
9 6 136 28 8 144 34
10 9 145 30 6 150 34
11 4 149 30 4 154 35
12 4 153 30 7 161 36
13 1 163 32 4 165 36
14 4 167 34 3 168 36
15 10 177 35 3 171 36
16 1 178 36 4 175 36
17 0 178 36 4 179 36
18 2 180 36 2 181 36
19 3 183 36 1 182 36
20 3 186 36 2 184 36
  1. aRounds of 50 papers
  2. bNumber of papers flagged per round
  3. cCumulative number of papers flagged
  4. dCumulative number of final articles found