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Table 4 Modified Coleman Methodology Score (MCMS)

From: Peri-articular administration of tranexamic acid is an alternative route in total knee arthroplasty: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Author Part A Part B
1. Study size 2. Mean Follow-up 3. Number of different surgical procedures 4. Type of study 5. Diagnostic certainty 6. Description of surgical procedure given 7. Description of postoperative rehabilitation 1. Outcome criteria 2. Procedure to assess outcomes 3. Description of subject selection process Total score
Pinsornsak P 7 0 10 15 5 5 0 10 15 15 82
Mao Z 10 0 10 0 5 5 0 10 11 15 66
Yozawa S 10 2 10 0 0 3 0 10 11 15 61
Zhang S 10 0 10 15 5 0 0 10 11 15 76
Besiris GT 10 0 10 10 10 0 0 10 11 10 71
Lin YK 7 0 10 0 5 3 0 10 11 15 61
Sivasubramanian H 10 0 10 0 5 5 0 10 11 15 66
Pinsornsak P 10 0 10 15 5 3 0 10 15 15 83
Peng HM 10 0 10 15 5 3 0 10 11 15 79
Kim KI 10 2 10 10 5 3 0 10 11 15 76