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Table 1 Characteristics of included studies

From: Rural chronic disease research patterns in the United Kingdom, United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand: a systematic integrative review

CHARACTERISTICf%
Region
 Australia and New Zealand5937
 Canada2113
 UK and Ireland117
 US6843
 Comparative data from Australia and Canada11
n = 160
Designf%
 Systematic review11
 Randomised controlled/cluster trial54
 Observational descriptive14088
 Qualitative128
 Mixed methods11
 Discussion11
n = 160
Conditionf%
 CVD8453
 COPD128
 DM4327
 CKD2113
n = 160
Reporting of mortality %
 No14490
 yes1610
n = 160
Reporting of Indigenous dataa%
 No12081
 Yes2919
n = 149
Reporting of service models %
 No11270
 Yes4830
n = 160
Reporting of Telehealth %
 No14490
 Yes1610
n = 160
  1. aCountries include: Australia, Canada, New Zealand, US
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