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Table 2 Methodological quality of included studies

From: A systematic review comparing neurodevelopmental outcome in term infants with hypoxic and vascular brain injury with and without seizures

Year First author Disease 1 Selection
6 items
2 Diagnosis
3 items
3 Outcome
5 items
4 Flow/Timing
6 items
MQTotal
20 items
2000 C. Sreenan41 Stroke 5 3 3 5 16
2007 M.R. Golomb22 Stroke 6 3 1 5 15
2008 D.Ricci37 Stroke 6 3 4 6 19
2010 H.J. Lee28 Stroke 6 3 3 6 18
2004 S.P. Miller31 Asphyxia 6 1 5 6 18
2009 F. Pisani35 Asphyxia 5 3 3 6 17
2009 N. Al-Macki5 Asphyxia 6 3 3 6 18
2009 H.C. Glass20 Asphyxia 6 3 5 4 18
2013 L.A. Beslow11 Hemorrhage 6 3 4 6 19
  1. Disease: brain injury type investigated in the study. The study score per main Quadas-2 item is demonstrated out of the maximum score per item. MQ total: total number of items scored positive for good methodological quality on Quadas-2 out of maximum of 20
  2. Superscript numbers reflect the corresponding literature references
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