Table 4.

Subgroup analysis

D11D2D3D4D5D6Strongly recommended, n (%)Recommended with alteration, n (%)Wouldn’t recommend, n (%)
Mean domain score, %SERangeMean domain score, %SERangeMean domain score, %SERangeMean domain score, %SERangeMean domain score, %SERangeMean domain score, %SERange
Source
 Guideline database (n = 19)805.214–100526.115–88586.56–92803.352–98405.10–72457.60–10011 (58)5 (26)3 (16)
 Journal and GL database (n = 7)2707.147–97274.66–42436.817–69648.333–92183.96–392510.00–750 (0)6 (86)1 (14)
P0.2090.0550.1690.0830.01830.152
Scope
 Diagnostic (n = 10)854.553–100315.215–73508.213–90695.335–90355.811–69348.99–883 (30)6 (60)1 (10)
 Combined (n = 16)736.214–97546.86–88566.96–92804.533–98336.10–72438.80–1008 (50)5 (31)3 (19)
P0.2860.02330.6600.0970.7760.551
Length
 1–50 pages (n = 9)618.514–97242.76–35307.06–64685.833–92217.40–69168.00–750 (0)6 (67)3 (33)
 >50 pages (n = 17)863.556–100566.215–88674.826–92804.135–98414.68–72527.221–10011 (65)5 (29)1 (6)
P0.00940.00340.00140.0510.01830.0014
Origin
 North America (n = 12)745.742–97272.86–42447.16–77725.733–92255.50–69359.30–882 (17)8 (66)2 (17)
 British (n = 7)875.956–97623.269–88674.564–92823.871–98428.90–724410.10–927 (100)0 (0)0 (0)
 Other (n = 7)7411.314–100439.815–834811.26–90705.952–96367.60–584115.40–1002 (28.5)3 (43)2 (28.5)
P0.3550.00140.02830.03730.1120.606
Manual
 yes (n = 19)843.556–100535.915–88625.352–98823.050–98424.56–72497.40–10011 (58)7 (37)1 (5)
 No (n = 7)5910.514–89254.06–40339.56–69607.733–90123.60–25145.60–420 (0)4 (57)3 (43)
P0.01330.01530.02230.01040.00140.0044