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Table 2 Study design and quality assessment of selected articles

From: The effectiveness of computerized clinical guidelines in the process of care: a systematic review

Quality assessment
Authors Year of publication Rivista Study Design Method of allocation to study group Data analysis and results Presence of baseline differences between groups potentially linked to study outcome Type of outcome measure Completeness of follow-up Total
Burack 1997 Medical Care Experimental 2 2 2 2 2 10
Burack 1994 Medical Care Experimental 2 2 2 2 2 10
Butzlaff 2003 Family Practice Experimental 2 1 2 0 2 7
Cannon 2000 JAMIA Experimental 2 2 2 1 2 9
Carton 2002 Clinical Radiology Observational (time series) 0 1 0 2 2 5
Dayton 2000 Medical Decision Making Experimental 2 1 0 0 2 5
Demakis 2000 JAMA Experimental 2 2 2 2 2 10
Derose 2005 American Journal Manag Care Experimental 2 1 0 2 2 7
Dexter 2001 New England Journal of Medicine Experimental 2 2 2 2 2 10
Durieux 2000 JAMA Observational (time series) 0 1 1 2 2 6
Feldman 2005 Health Services Research Experimental 1 1 2 1 2 7
Feldstein 2006 Journal American Geriatric Soc Experimental 2 1 2 2 2 9
Filippi 2003 Diabetes Care Experimental 2 1 0 2 2 7
Fitzamaurice 2000 Arch Intern Med Experimental 2 1 2 1 2 8
Frank 2004 Australia Experimental 1 1 2 2 2 8
Hetlevik 1999 Scand J Health Care Experimental 2 1 2 2 1 8
Hetlevik 2000 Int J Technol Assess Health Care Experimental 2 1 2 2 0 7
Jousimaa 2002 Int J Technol Assess Health Care Experimental 2 1 2 2 1 8
Kitahata 2003 Clinical Infectious Disease Observational (before and after) 0 1 2 2 2 7
Kucher 2005 The New England Journal of medicine Experimental 2 1 0 2 2 7
Lafata 2002 JGIM Experimental 2 2 2 2 2 10
Lobach 1997 Am J Med Experimental 2 0 2 2 2 8
Raebel 2005 Arch Intern Med Experimental 2 1 2 2 2 9
McCowan 2001 Medical Informatics Experimental 2 2 2 1 0 7
McMullin 2004 Annals of Family Medicine Observational (retrospective cohort study) 0 1 0 2 2 5
Medow 2001 Medical Decision Making Experimental 2 2 0 0 2 6
Meigs 2003 Diabetes Care Experimental 2 1 2 2 2 9
Montgomery 2000 BMJ Experimental 2 2 2 1 1 8
Mosen 2004 Chest Observational (before and after) 0 2 2 2 2 8
Murtaugh 2005 Health Services Research Experimental 2 1 2 1 2 8
Overhage 1996 Arch Intern Med Experimental 1 2 2 2 2 9
Overhage 1997 JAMIA Experimental 2 1 2 2 2 9
Poller 1993 J Clin Pathol Experimental 2 2 1 2 2 9
Rood 2005 JAMIA Experimental 2 2 1 2 2 9
Rossi 1997 JGIM Experimental 2 1 2 2 2 9
Safran 1995 Lancet Experimental 0 2 2 2 2 8
Schriger 1997 JAMA Observational (interrupted time series) 1 1 2 2 2 8
Sequist 2005 JAMIA Experimental 2 1 2 2 2 9
Shojonia 1998 JAMIA Experimental 2 2 0 2 2 8
Steele 2005 American Journal of Preventive Medicine Experimental 0 1 0 2 2 5
Thomas 1999 J Med Internet Res Experimental 2 1 0 1 2 6
Tierney 2003 JGIM Experimental 2 1 2 2 2 9
Turner 1994 Arch Intern Med Experimental 2 1 2 2 1 8
Williams 1998 Arch Fam Med Experimental 2 1 0 2 2 7
Zanetti 2003 Infection control and hospital epidemiology Experimental 2 2 2 2 2 10