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Table 1 Data collection methods

From: Improving the adaptability of WHO evidence-informed guidelines for nutrition actions: results of a mixed methods evaluation

Research question Data collection Data analysis
(1) How adaptable are the guidelines in their current form? AGREE II Questionnaire results (mean by domains)
eGlia Questionnaire results (reconciliation of binary yes/no answers by domain)
Semi-structured interviews with members of the GDG Axial coding
(2) What are the key characteristics of the WHO-EPG guideline development process? Desk review Axial coding
Feedback from WHO-EPG experts Axial coding
Semi-structured interviews with members of the GDG Axial coding
(3) What are the recommendations to produce more adaptable guidelines? Semi-structured interviews with members of the (GDG) Axial coding
  1. GDG guideline development group on nutrition, EPG Evidence and Programme Guidance unit, Department of Nutrition for Health and Development