You are viewing the site in preview mode

Skip to main content


Table 1 Inclusion and exclusion standards according to specified criteria

From: What is the overall impact or effectiveness of visiting primary health care services in rural and remote communities in high-income countries? A systematic review

Criteria Inclusion Exclusion
Time period 1990–2013 Before 1990
Language English Other languages
Geographical delimitation High income economy (World Bank definition) Low and Middle income countries
Level of health care Primary Healthcare (WHO definition) Secondary, tertiary services
Aim: to identify the impact or effectiveness of types of visiting services • Paper must evaluate the impact or effectiveness (or both) of one or more visiting models • Paper does not evaluate either impact or effectiveness