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Table 2 Quality assessment of included studies

From: Induction therapy with mesenchymal stromal cells in kidney transplantation: a meta-analysis

Author Randomized adequately Allocation concealment Blinding Completeness of follow-up ITT analysis Groups similar at baseline Specific inclusion criteria Modified Jadad score Quality
Tan [21] 2 0 1 1 no yes yes 4 high
Sun [22] 2 0 1 1 no yes yes 4 high
Author Representativeness of the exposed cohort Selection of the nonexposed cohort Ascertainment of exposure Demonstration that outcome of interest was not present at start of study Comparability of cohorts on the basis of the design or analysis Assessment of outcome Was follow-up long enough for outcomes to occur Adequacy of follow up of cohorts Quality
Erpicum [20] 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 high
Pan [23] 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 high
  1. ITT Intention to treat