Table 2 Average appraisal scores and average overall assessments of each guideline

From: A systematic review and quality assessment of complementary and alternative medicine recommendations in insomnia clinical practice guidelines

Guideline Metric Appraiser 1 Appraiser 2 Average Standard Deviation
Lam 2019 [32] (Overall) Appraisal Score 3.8 4.5 4.2 0.7
Overall Assessment 3.0 4.0 3.5 1.0
Lam 2019 [32] (CAM Section) Appraisal Score 3.8 4.5 4.2 0.7
Overall Assessment 3.0 4.0 3.5 1.0
Silvestri 2019 [33] (Overall) Appraisal Score 3.8 3.8 3.8 0.0
Overall Assessment 4.0 4.0 4.0 0.0
Silvestri 2019 [33] (CAM) Appraisal Score 3.6 3.3 3.4 0.3
Overall Assessment 3.0 3.0 3.0 0.0
Riemann 2017 [35] (Overall) Appraisal Score 5.0 4.7 4.8 0.3
Overall Assessment 6.0 5.0 5.5 1.0
Riemann 2017 [35] (CAM Section) Appraisal Score 4.6 4.7 4.6 0.1
Overall Assessment 5.0 5.0 5.0 0.0
Qaseem 2016 [37] (Overall) Appraisal Score 5.8 6.0 5.9 0.2
Overall Assessment 6.0 6.0 6.0 0.0
Qaseem 2016 [37] (CAM Section) Appraisal Score 4.7 4.9 4.8 0.2
Overall Assessment 6.0 6.0 6.0 0.0
Denlinger 2014 [38] (Overall) Appraisal Score 3.5 3.5 3.5 0.0
Overall Assessment 3.0 4.0 3.5 0.0
Denlinger 2014 [38] (CAM Section) Appraisal Score 3.3 2.7 3.0 0.6
Overall Assessment 2.0 3.0 2.5 1.0
Howell 2013 [39] (Overall) Appraisal Score 6.0 5.7 5.8 0.3
Overall Assessment 6.0 5.0 5.5 1.0
Howell 2013 [39] (CAM Section) Appraisal Score 4.8 4.7 4.7 0.1
Overall Assessment 5.0 4.0 4.5 1.0