Table 2

Examples of how data collection was approached in recent consensus documents from our society

FieldTopicData sourceData collectionReference
EndometriosisHow to perform surgeryMethodology sections of scientific papersCollection of papers from experts in the field 12
UltrasoundHow to perform a procedureObservational data (on routine practice)Delphi Survey
Literature search
Under development
Female Genital malformationsClassification systemExpert opinionDelphi survey 13
ART LaboratoryPerformance indicatorsObservational dataSurvey 14
ART LaboratoryGood practice (general)Expert opinionExpert opinion
Existing guidance documents