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Table 6 CPG AGREE II domain scores and quality assessments reported as percentage

From: Systematic review of guideline-recommended medications prescribed for treatment of low back pain

Title 1. Scope and Purpose 2. Stakeholder Involvement 3. Rigour of development 4. Clarity of Presentation 5. Applicability 6. Editorial Independence Overall Assessment Quality (High/Low)
ACP [66] 95 92 98 95 88 100 96 High
DHA [72] 94 88 99 92 52 98 86 High
GSCI [60] 94 86 77 96 88 100 89 High
ICSI [69] 96 98 86 99 87 95 86 High
KCE [70] 99 100 99 98 93 100 96 High
NASS [68] 100 100 95 89 71 100 96 High
NICE [71] 100 99 99 98 99 100 100 High
TOP [73] 80 48 53 100 64 29 71 Low
VA/DoD [67] 95 95 88 98 82 100 96 High
  1. ACP, American College of Physicians; DHA, Danish Health Authority; GSCI, Global Spine Care Initiative; ICSI, Institute of Clinical Systems Improvement; KCE, Belgian Health Care Knowledge Centre; NASS, North American Spine Society; NGC, National Guideline Centre; NICE, National Institute for Health and Care Excellence; TOP, Toward Optimized Practice; VA/DoD, Veterans Affairs/Department of Defense