Table 2

Weighting factors of the decision criteria
Decision criterion Patients (15) Nurses (22) Physicians (9) Managers (9) Health insurers (5) Policy makers (6)
Efficiency 0.22 0.21 0.20 0.29 0.29 0.46
Patient self-management 0.45 0.35 0.28 0.24 0.45 0.64
Efficiency of organization 0.55 0.65 0.72 0.76 0.55 0.36
Health gain 0.42 0.35 0.36 0.28 0.43 0.28
Satisfaction 0.28 0.31 0.33 0.33 0.18 0.15
Health care professionals 0.21 0.52 0.42 0.26 0.21 0.26
Patients 0.79 0.48 0.58 0.75 0.79 0.74
Investments 0.09 0.14 0.11 0.11 0.10 0.11
Initial 0.25 0.45 0.32 0.43 0.25 0.24
Restructuring 0.76 0.55 0.68 0.57 0.76 0.76

(Values in boldface add up to one; values in regular face are sub-criteria and also add up to one. The larger the value, the more important the decision criterion.) Numbers in parentheses are the number of stakeholders in each group.

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Lambooij and Hummel BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2013 13:91   doi:10.1186/1472-6947-13-91

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