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Table 8 Quality assessment results of qualitative studies

From: Implementing electronic health records in hospitals: a systematic literature review

Criteria qualitative studies [21] [22] [24] [25] [26] [28] [31] [32] [33] [34] [35] [36] [37] [40]
Question/objective sufficiently described? 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 1 2 1 2
Study design evident and appropriate? 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Context for the study clear? 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 1 2 1 2 2 1
Connection to a theoretical framework/wider body of knowledge? 2 1 0 2 1 0 2 2 0 2 1 0 2 1
Sampling strategy described, relevant and justified? 0 0 2 2 2 2 1 0 1 2 1 2 2 2
Data collection methods clearly described and systematic? 1 1 2 2 2 2 1 2 2 1 1 2 1 2
Data analysis clearly described and systematic? 0 0 1 1 1 2 0 1 1 2 1 2 1 2
Use of verification procedure (s) to establish credibility? 0 2 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0
Conclusions supported by the results? 1 2 2 2 2 0 1 2 2 2 2 2 1 2
Reflexivity of the account? 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 2 2
Total score/possible maximum score 10/20 12/20 15/20 15/20 15/20 13/20 10/20 13/20 11/20 15/20 10/20 17/20 16/20 16/20