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Table 2 Frequency, number of questions, mode, personnel to collect data and reimbursement

From: Respiratory, birth and health economic measures for use with Indigenous Australian infants in a research trial: a modified Delphi with an Indigenous panel

Items Round 2 n = 8 Results 3 n = 8 Consensus
Frequency of data collection:
 Fortnightly 0  
 Monthly 7 7
Number of questions:
 1 to 5 0  
 6 to 10 4 5*
 11 to 15 1 1  
 16 to 20 2 2  
Modality
 Phone call 3  
 Survey 2  
 Phone app 2  
 Email 1  
 Women’s preference 7 7
 Women randomised to different modality 1  
Who should collect data
 Research facilitator (based on site, Indigenous or non-Indigenous) 6 2  
 Indigenous researcher (based at research institution) 5 3  
 Non Indigenous researcher (based at research institution) 2  
 Research facilitator, if not possible, Indigenous researcher 3*  
 Unsure 1
Reimbursement to mother, amount per survey:
 $15 voucher 3 1  
 Baby bundle (value of $15) 3 2  
v$10 voucher 1  
 $5 voucher 0  
 Research site to choose either $15 or $ baby bundle 5*
  1. * Rule enacted, highest frequency accepted if consensus not achieved in Round 3