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Table 3 Appraisal of risk of bias, according to Cochrane Effective Practice and Organization of Care risk-of-bias tool [16]

From: Interventions to decrease the risk of adverse cardiac events for patients receiving chemotherapy and serotonin (5-HT3) receptor antagonists: a systematic review

Criterion Hesketh [18] Gralla [19] Kim [20]
Random sequence generation High Unclear Unclear
Allocation concealment High Low High
Similar baseline outcome measures Unclear Low Low
Similar baseline characteristics Low Low Low
Incomplete outcome data Low Low Low
Blinding High Low High
Contamination Unclear Unclear Unclear
Selective outcome reporting Unclear Unclear Unclear
Other bias High Low Low