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Table 1 Information sources, methods and outcome of B1 - Context analysis

From: EsPRit: ethics committee proposals for Long Term Medical Data Registries in rapidly evolving research fields - a future-proof best practice approach

Information source (S) Methods category (M) Outcome (O) Possible methodical approaches
Research Questions (B1.S1) Problem-Centered Expert Interview (B1.M2) Structured definition of the research question (B1.O2) SPIRIT [8]
Processes, Application Systems, Interfaces (B1.S2) Process and System Analysis (B1.M1) Specific model of the processes, application systems and interfaces with respect to the research question (B1.O1) Three-Level Graph-Based Model for the Management of Hospital Information Systems (3LGM2) [39]
Available data and information objects (B1.S3) Information Modeling (B1.M3) Structured description of data elements and information objects to answer the research question (B1.O1) 3LGM2