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Table 2 Exclusion and inclusion criteria for assessment of eligibility

From: The global distribution of acute unintentional pesticide poisoning: estimations based on a systematic review

Criteria for
Inclusion • papers giving the number of UAPP per well-defined population and time span
• published 2006–2018
Exclusion • papers not explicitly stating results on UAPP
• papers exclusively reporting on suicidal poisoning/intentional self-harm
• studies on long-term effects such as cancer that did not include UAPP
• studies on poisoning treatments or clinical outcomes
• modelling or simulation or biochemical studies
• ill-defined survey populations or hospital data with unclear catchment area
• language other than English, German, Spanish
• data prior to 2006