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Table 2 Frequency table of priority setting projects with a health subject area

From: Involving stakeholders in research priority setting: a scoping review

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Nursing and care 178 26
Cancer 71 10
Pediatrics 71 10
Mental, behavioral and neurodevelopmental disorders 65 10
Public health 41 6
Pregnancy and childbirth 40 6
Infectious and parasitic diseases 30 4
Surgery 27 4
Nervous system 26 4
Physical mobility and fitness 25 4
Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases 23 3
Injuries 23 3
Emergency medicine 19 3
Health research 18 3
Circulatory system 17 2
Nutrition 17 2
Genitourinary system 15 2
Musculoskeletal system and connective tissue 15 2
Aging 14 2
Health and patient safety 14 2
Skin 13 2
Health education 12 2
Health system 12 2
Respiratory system 11 2
Digestive system 10 1
General symptoms, signs and clinical findings 7 1
Substance use and addictive behaviors 7 1
Sexual health 6 1
Dentistry 5 1
Organs and tissues 5 1
Developmental anomalies 4 1
Health communication 4 1
Animal health 3 0.4
Blood 3 0.4
Complementary medicine 3 0.4
Ear 3 0.4
Visual system 3 0.4
Digital health 1 0.1
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  1. Frequencies are sorted in descending order by the number of projects