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Table 1 Accountability for reasonableness

From: Adoption of an innovation to repair aortic aneurysms at a Canadian hospital: a qualitative case study and evaluation

Condition Description
Relevance Allocation decisions should be based on reasons (e.g. evidence, principles) that fair-minded people can agree are relevant under the circumstances.
Publicity Allocation decisions and their rationales should be publicly accessible.
Appeals There should be opportunities to revisit and revise decisions on the basis of new information and there should be a mechanism to resolve dispute.
Enforcement There should be mechanisms in place to ensure that fair processes are implemented.