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Effect of Foot Reflexology Intervention on Depression, Anxiety, and Sleep Quality in Adults: A Meta-Analysis and Metaregression of Randomized Controlled Trials

Table 3

Risk of the methodological bias score of included studies.

Authors, yearRandom sequence generation (selection bias)Allocation concealment (selection bias)Binding of participants and personnel (performance bias)Blinding of outcome assessment (detecting bias)Incomplete outcome data (attrition bias)Selective reporting bias (reporting bias)Other bias

Valizadeh, 2015UUHULLH
Bakir, 2018UUUULLH
Unal, 2016UUUULLH
Zengin, 2018LUUULLU
Rambod, 2019LLHLLLU
Malekshahi, 2018UUUUULH
Oshvandi, 2014LLHULLU
Samarehfekri, 2020LLUULLU
Toygar, 2020LULLLLU
Bahrami, 2019LLHULLU
Noh et al., 2019LUHULLU
Mahdavipour et al., 2019UUHULLU
Soheili et al., 2017LUHULLU
Vardanjani et al., 2013LUHULLH
Bagheri-nesami et al., 2014LUUULLU
Khaledifar et al., 2017UUUULLH
Saatsaz et al., 2016LUHULLH
Pasyar et al., 2018LLHULLH
Koras et al., 2019UUHULLH
Eguchi et al., 2016UUUULLU
Ozturk et al., 2018LUHULLU
Ramezanibadr et al., 2018LUHULLU
Shahsavari et al., 2017LUHULLU
Abbaszadeh et al., 2018LLULLLU
Levy et al., 2020LUHLLLU

H: high risk, L: low risk, U: unclear.

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