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Table 4 Overall Coleman methodology score for each criterion

From: Medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction using an autograft or allograft for patellar dislocation: a systematic review

Criteria (maximum score) Mean Standard deviation Range
Part A
 1.Study size (10) 4.1 3.7 0–10
 2. Mean follow-up (5) 5.0 0 5
 3. Number of procedures (10) 10.0 0 10
 4. Type of study (15) 3.9 6.5 0–15
 5. Diagnostic certainty (5) 5.0 0 5
 6. Surgery description (5) 5.0 0 5
 7. Rehabilitation description (10) 9.6 2.1 0–10
Part B
 1.Outcome criteria (10) 10.0 0 10
 2. Procedure for outcomes (15) 11.7 1.6 11–15
 3. Selection process (15) 13.9 2.1 10–15
Coleman methodology score (100) 78.1 8.2 66–100