Table 5A

Shortlist outcome measures healthcare professionals (rated and prioritised)

RankOutcome measureAverage ratingPercentage
Outpatient setting
1Duration of crying3.5793
2Family stress3.5085
3Sleeping time of infant2.9176
4Quality of life3.1565
5Discomfort of infant2.7869
6Feeding problems2.6957
8Stool consistency/frequency1.9111
Inpatient setting
1Duration of crying3.5691
2Family stress/anxiety3.3980
3Hospital admission/duration3.1980
4Discomfort of infant2.8772
5Sleeping time of infant2.7867
6Feeding problems2.8054
8Stool consistency /frequency1.8111