Skip to main content

Table 1 Number and percentage of papers which fulfil the quality criteria

From: Overview of post-discharge predictors for psychiatric re-hospitalisations: a systematic review of the literature

  Representativeness Participation rate > 90% Generalizability Lost to follow-up < 10% Readmission to all hospitals Adjustment for confounding factors
Yes 26 (32.5%) 25 (31.2%) 66 (82.5%) 40 (50.0%) 40 (50.0%) 32 (40.0%)
No 51 (63.7%) 37 (46.2%) 12 (15.0%) 15 (18.7%) 35 (43.7%) 44 (55.0%)
Unclear 3 (3.7%) 18 (22.5%) 2 (2.5%) 25 (31.2%) 5 (6.2%) 4 (5.0%)