Table 2

Critical flaws and non-critical weaknesses of the included SRs

ArticleOverallQ1Q2*Q3Q4*Q5Q6Q7*Q8Q9 -RCT*Q9-NRSI*Q 10Q11-RCT*Q11-NRSI*Q 12Q 13*Q 14Q 15*Q 16No. of critical flawsNo. of non-critical weaknesses
Oh 2014LowYYNP YYYYP YYYYYYNNNYY13
Xie, 2012LowYP YNYYYNYYNANYNAYYNYY13
Karunaratne 2018LowYYNYYYYPYYYNYYNYYNY13
Gandhi 2009Critically lowYNYP YYYNP YP YNANYNAYYYYN22
Xu 2014Critically lowYP YNNYYNP YYNANYNAYYNYY23
Beckmann, 2009Critically lowYNYP YNYYNYNANNNANNNYN36
Li 2014Critically lowYNNP YYYNP YYNANYNAYYYNY32
Liu 2014Critically lowYNNNYNNNP YNANYNAYYYYY34
Smith 2012Critically lowYNNYYYNP YP YNANNNANYNYN35
Hetaimish 2012Critically lowYNYP YNYNNYNANYNANNNNY45
Reininga 2010Critically lowYNNNYNNP YP YNNNANANAYYNAY43
Thieopont 2013Critically lowYNNP YYNYP YNNNNANANANNNAY44
Mannan 2018Critically lowYNYPYYYNPYYYNYYYYNNY43
Alcelik 2016Critically lowYNYP YYYNP YP YNNYNNNNYY53
Cheng 2012Critically lowYNNP YNYNNP YNNYNNNYYY55
Cheng,2012Critically lowYNNP YNYNNP YNNNNNYNYY56
Computer-assisted hip and knee arthroplastyCritically lowYNNNNNNYNNNNANANAYNNAY55
Fu, 2012Critically lowYNYP YYYNNP YNANNNANNNNY54
Han 2016Critically lowYNNP YYYNNNAYNNANNNNNN56
Karthik 2015Critically lowYNNNYNNP YNNNNANANAYNNAY54
Rebal 2014Critically lowYNYNNYYNP YNANNNANNNNY55
Shi 2014Critically lowYNNNYNNP YNNANYNANNYYY54
Shin 2016Critically lowYNNP YYYNP YYNNYNNNNYN55
Zamora 2013Critically lowYNNNNYNP YP YNANYNANNYNY54
Snijders 2017Critically lowYNNPYNNNPYNNANNNANNNYN58
Panjwani 2019Critically lowYNYPYYYPYYYNNNNNNNYY53
Bathis 2006Critically lowYNNNNNNP YNNNNANANANNNAY65
Bauwens 2007Critically lowYNNNNNNP YP YNNNYNNNYY66
Burnett 2013Critically lowYNNNNNNNNNNNANANANNNAY66
Nvicoff 2010Critically lowYNNNNYYP YNNANNNANNNNY65
Wang 2014Critically lowYNNNYYNP YYNANNNANNNNY64
Cheng 2011Critically lowYNNP YNYNNNNNNNNNYYN76
Mason 2007Critically lowYP YNNYYNNNNYYNNNYNY73
Moskal 2011Critically lowYP YNNYYP YP YNNYNNNNNNY73
Chen 2018Critically lowYNNPYNYNYNNNNNNNNYY74
Cheng 2011Critically lowYNYP YNYNP YNNNNNNNNNY84
Liu 2015Critically lowYNNNNYNNP YNNNNNNNNY86
Mejer 2014Critically lowYNYNYYNP YNNNNNNYNNY83
VanderList 2016Critically lowYNNNYNNP YNNNNNNNNYY85
Brin, 2011Critically lowYNYNNNNP YNNNNNNNNNY95
L├╝ring 2006Critically lowYNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNN97
Moskal 2014Critically lowYNNNNYNP YNNYNNNNNNN95
  • *Critical domains.

  • Y, yes; N, no; PY, partial yes. NA, not applicable.