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Table 5 Cochrane scale for clinical relevance

From: Effects of eccentric exercise in patients with subacromial impingement syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Study Are the patients described in detail so that you can decide whether they are comparable to those that you see in your practice? Are the interventions and treatment settings described well enough so that you can provide the same for your patients? Were all clinically relevant outcomes measured and reported? Is the size of the effect clinically important? Are the likely treatment benefits worth the potential harms? Total score (0 to 5)
Bateman et al. (2014) [38] Yes Yes Yes No Yes 4
Blume et al. (2015) [35] Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes 5
Chaconas et al. (2017) [34] Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes 5
Dejaco et al. (2017) [37] Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes 5
Hallgren et al. (2014) [50] Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes 5
Holmgren et al. (2012) [26] Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes 5
Maenhout et al. (2013) [25] Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes 5
Vallés-Carrascosa et al. (2018) [32] Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes 5
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