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Table 2 Overview of outcome measures

From: Comparison between the standard and a new alternative format of the Summary-of-Findings tables in Cochrane review users: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

Outcome measures Scale Measure Analysis method
Primary    
Understanding Dichotomous % of participants with correct answers Multiple logistic regression
Secondary    
Accessibility of information (at a domain level) Ordinal (treated as continuous) 1-7 Likert scale Multiple linear regression
Overall accessibility of information Ordinal (treated as continuous) 1-5 Likert-type scale Multiple linear regression
Satisfaction Dichotomous % of participants satisfied with an item Chi-square test
Preference Continuous 1-7 Likert scale Multiple linear regression