Stability of response characteristics of a Delphi panel: application of bootstrap data expansion

submitted by: rakins
Background Delphi surveys with panels of experts in a particular area of interest have been widely utilized in the fields of clinical medicine, nursing practice, medical education and healthcare services. Despite this wide applicability of the Delphi methodology, there is no clear identification of what constitutes a sufficient number of Delphi survey participants to ensure stability of results. Methods The study analyzed the response characteristics...
Authors: Ralitsa b Akins, Homer Tolson, Bryan r Cole