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Table 1 Inclusion and exclusion criteria

From: Procedures of recruiting, obtaining informed consent, and compensating research participants in Qatar: findings from a qualitative investigation

Inclusion criteria Exclusion criteria
• Speaks as first language the target language—primary language was defined as a language that the participant grew up speaking and/or reading from his or her childhood, or as determined by sociocultural norms such as work environment of his or her home country • Declines interest in participating
• Has a severe debilitating illness precluding participation
• Does not speak the target language
• Has lived in Qatar for at least 12 months in the past 3 years
• Provides verbal informed consent