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Table 1 Quality assessment tool

From: Inconsistent descriptions of lumbar multifidus morphology: A scoping review

Item Meaning of score
1 Image present 1 = yes; 0 = no
2 Quality of image 1 = sufficient (unambiguous for lumbar multifidus by MRI, photo, dissection, CT, ultrasound or biopsy) 0 = insufficient (tenuous for lumbar multifidus by modeling or drawing)
3 Clear labeling of LM 1 = yes; 0 = no
4 Presence of spine levels depicted 1 = yes; 0 = no
5 Description of plane 1 = yes; 0 = no