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Table 3 Overview of evidence considerations

From: Development of the WHO-INTEGRATE evidence-to-decision framework: an overview of systematic reviews of decision criteria for health decision-making

CriteriaDecision aspects
Evidence Considerationsevidence in general [1, 2, 11–13, 15, 17, 21, 23, 31, 33, 36]
strength of evidence in general [2, 11, 12, 21, 25, 36]
Certainty of evidence (in general) [2, 5, 6, 11, 16, 21–24, 26, 28, 33, 36]
Quality of evidence [2, 4–6, 11, 14–22, 25, 26, 28, 29, 33, 34, 36]
Completeness of evidence [2, 6, 12, 14, 25, 26]
Validity of evidence [2, 6, 25, 26, 29, 36]
Credibility of evidence [29, 34, 36]
directness of evidence [2, 11, 28]
Consistency of evidence [2, 6, 14, 25, 26, 29, 33]
Precision of evidence effect [2]
Relevance of evidence [2, 6, 11, 25–29]
Applicability and generalizability of evidence [2, 11, 22]
Type and quality of evidence sources [2, 11, 17, 21, 34, 35]
Experience based evidence [26, 34, 35]
Evidence requirements [2, 5, 25]
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