Table 1

Inclusion and exclusion criteria

1SourcesPublished or unpublished peer-reviewed studies and reports; full text available onlineFull text not available online or not available through university subscribed databases
2FocusStudies or reports of instruments or measures of primary care performance that is, performance on PHCPI service delivery items. Search conducted for period 01/01/2003–30/06/2019Performance measures or studies limited to care of specific conditions, functional health status, age, gender, or levels of care other than PHC
3ContextAfrican contextNon-African
  • PHC, Primary healthcare; PHCPI, Primary healthcare performance initiative.