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Table 3 Quality criteria met by included reports

From: A systematic review of existing national priorities for child health research in sub-Saharan Africa

  Included reports (%), n = 8 Reports that would have been eligible without the requirement of child-specific priorities (%), n = 20
Consideration of: Yes No Unclear Yes No Unclear
   burden of disease 6 (75) 2 (25) 0 (0) 14 (70) 4 (20) 2 (10)
   determinants of disease 5 (62.5) 2 (25) 1 (12.5) 10 (50) 8 (40) 2 (10)
   burden of determinants of disease 2 (25) 5 (62.5) 1 (12.5) 2 (10) 16 (80) 2 (10)
   existing knowledge 4 (50) 4 (50) 0 (0) 10 (50) 10 (50) 0 (0)
   cost-effectiveness of interventions 2 (25) 5 (62.5) 1 (12.5) 5 (25) 14 (70) 1 (5)