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Table 1 Characteristics of included units and inter-rater reliability testing method

From: The development of the Quality Indicator for Rehabilitative Care (QuIRC): a measure of best practice for facilities for people with longer term mental health problems

Country Units approached Units recruited Hospital units recruited Community units recruited Houses/units on hospital grounds recruited Number of units where both researchers were present at interview Number of units where second researcher coded a recorded interview
UK 24 20 2 (10%) 13 (65%) 5 (25%) 16 (80%) 4 (20%)
Germany 26 20 0 19 (1%) 1 (5%) 0 20 (100%)
Spain 20 20 4 (20%) 11 (55%) 5 (25%) 20 (100%) 0
Czech Republic 21 21 15 (71%) 6 (29%) 0 8 (38%) 13 (62%)
Bulgaria 21 20 8 (40%) 10 (50%) 2 (10%) 0 19* (95%)
Italy 20 20 0 15 (75%) 5 (25%) 12 (60%) 8 (40%)
Netherlands 22 21 0 12 (57%) 9 (43%) 6 (29%) 15 (32%)
Poland 26 20 17 (85%) 3 (15%) 0 2 (10%) 18 (90%)
Greece 22 20 0 20 (100%) 0 20 (100%) 0
Portugal 20 20 1 (5%) 11 (55%) 8 (40%) 5 (25%) 15 (75%)
Total 222 202 47 (23%) 120 (59%) 35 (17%) 89 (44%) 112 (55%)
  1. * In only 1 unit (in Bulgaria) toolkit inter-rater reliability was assessed by two researchers interviewing the unit manager separately