TableĀ 5

Characteristics of collaboration and control

ApproachAgreement on characteristics
Round I
Agreement on characteristics
Round II
Collaboration
  • Open, respectful and confidential atmosphere

  • Relationship with research group

  • Partnership and shared decision-making power

  • Idem round I and:

  • Training and preparation during participation

Control
  • Open, respectful and confidential atmosphere

  • Engagement with research group

  • Power to influence research

  • Idem round I and:

  • Training and preparation during participation

  • For each characteristic, agreement was achieved when: median=5 (category very important) and IQR=0.