Table 3

Results of the modified Delphi process, round 1

Delphi point

Working group member

Result

Cf/nC/Ca


1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10


1

6

6

6

6

2

6

6

5

7

7

90%

Cf

2

6

6

6

-

3

6

6

6

4

7

78%

Cf

3

7

6

7

6

3

6

6

7

1

7

80%

Cf

4

5

4

4

6

2

6

6

6

6

2

60%

nC

5

6

5

6

6

7

6

6

7

6

6

100%

Cf

6

6

6

7

4

7

6

6

6

7

7

90%

Cf

7

6

6

5

6

2

6

6

-

4

3

67%

nC

8

5

5

6

6

6

6

6

7

-

3

89%

Cf

9

5

-

5

6

6

6

6

6

-

5

100%

Cf


Delphi points 1 to 3 refer to recommendations 1 to 3 concerning clinical question 1, point 4 refers to a recommendation that was dropped due to irrelevance (see main text), points 5 and 6 refer to recommendations 1 and 2 concerning clinical question 2, point 7 refers to the guideline draft including the help sheet, point 8 refers to the written discharge advice and point 9 to the in-hospital monitoring routines.

Ca = consensus against; Cf = consensus in favor; nC = no consensus.

Undén et al. BMC Medicine 2013 11:50   doi:10.1186/1741-7015-11-50

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