Table 1

Participant recruitment and response to survey questions about existing diagnostic guidelines
Recruitment category Invited Surveyed Responded
n n % invited n % invited % surveyed
APSU 57 40 70.2 20 35.1 50.0
Australian health professionals 114 59 51.8 44 38.6 74.6
Australian professional organizations 35 31 88.6 20 57.1 64.5
International health professionals 14 9 64.3 8 57.1 88.9
Total 220 139 63.2 92 41.8 66.2

APSU-Australian Paediatric Surveillance Unit.

Australian health professional organisations included national, state and territory medical and nursing groups.

Watkins et al.

Watkins et al. BMC Pediatrics 2012 12:69   doi:10.1186/1471-2431-12-69

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