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Table 3 Preferences of respondents for harvest plot and table formats

From: An evaluation of harvest plots to display results of meta-analyses in overviews of reviews: a cross-sectional study

  Harvest Plot Table  
Variable (rated on a 100-point Likert scale) Mean (SD) Mean (SD) p-value
This type of display is well suited to summarize and graphically display results from meta-analysis 51.6 (26.9) 55.6 (24.8) 0.36
This type of display is aesthetically pleasing 56.3 (29.0) 44.1 (25.0) 0.03
This type of display is easy to understand 52.7 (26.7) 50.7 (26.2) 0.70
This type of display is intuitive 48.8 (25.6) 43.8 (24.2) 0.35