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Table 3 Evaluation of the included studies with quality assessment of diagnostic accuracy studies-2

From: Performance of the cuff leak test in adults in predicting post-extubation airway complications: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Author/year Risk of bias Applicability concerns
Patient selection Index test Reference standard Flow and timing Patient selection Index test Reference standard
Fisher/1992 [23] Unclear Low High High Low Unclear High
Marik/1996 [28] Low Low Low Low Low Low Low
Miller/1996 [21] Low High Low Low Low Low Low
Engoren/1999 [29] Unclear Low Low Unclear Low Low Low
Sandhu/2000 [30] Low Unclear Low Low Low Low Low
De Bast/2002 [12] Low High Low Low Low Low Low
Jaber/2003 [13] Unclear High Low Low Low Low Low
Maury/2004 [31] Low Low Low Low Low Low Low
Erginel/2005 [32] Low Low Low Unclear Low Low Low
Kriner/2005 [33] Low Low Unclear Low Low Low Low
Cheng/2006 [34] Low Low Unclear Unclear Low Low Low
Chung/2006 [22] High High Low Low Low Low Low
Lim/2006 [35] Low High Unclear Low Low Low Low
Lee/2007 [36] Low Low Unclear Unclear Low Low Low
Wang/2007 [37] Low High Low Low Low Low Low
Shin/2008 [38] Unclear Unclear Unclear Unclear Low Unclear Unclear
Sukhupanyarek/2008 [39] Unclear Low Low Low Low Low Low
Antonaglia/2010 [40] Low High Low Low Low Low Low
Gros/2012 [41] Low High Unclear Low Low Low Low
Keeratichananont/2012 [42] Unclear Low Low Unclear Low Low Unclear
Radhi/2012 [43] Unclear Low Low Low Low Low Low
Sutherasan/2013 [44] Unclear Unclear Low Low Low Low Low
Mikaeli/2014 [49] Low Low Low Low Low Low Low
Patel/2015 [45] Low Low Unclear Low Low Low Low
El-Baradey/2016 [46] Low High Low Low Low Low Low
Sahbal/2016 [47] Low High Unclear Unclear Low Low Low
Schnell/2017 [48] Unclear Low Low Low Low Low Low
Samanta/2020 [50] Unclear Unclear Unclear Unclear Unclear Unclear Unclear