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Table 6 Proposal of weights for each criterion in a hypothetical evaluation of dialysis centres and their standard deviation

From: Evaluation of dialysis centres: values and criteria of the stakeholders

CriteriaSub-criteriaWeightSD
Evidence-based variables24.249.40
 Type of vascular access29.038.65
 Dialysis dose23.316.86
 Haemoglobin concentration15.544.04
 Ratio of bacteraemia related to the catheter20.007.71
 Mineral and bone disease12.125.62
Morbidity, annual17.376.99
Mortality, annual14.966.82
PROMs26.058.16
PREMs17.207.40
  1. PROM patient reported outcome measure, PREM patient reported experience measure, SD standard deviation. The addition of weights is 99.83, instead of 100, due to rounding error