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Table 1 PICOS criteria for inclusion and exclusion of studies

From: Social return on investment (SROI) method to evaluate physical activity and sport interventions: a systematic review

ParameterInclusion criteriaExclusion criteria
PopulationAny population addressed by the intervention, program or policy 
InterventionIntervention, program or policy for which PAS is the main componentPAS is not the main component of the study
ComparatorUsual practice including no intervention 
OutcomesHealth and social impacts of the PAS intervention, program or policy 
Study designSROI frameworkSROI framework is used partially and the SROI ratio is not reported; Pilot and feasibility study; Abstract