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Table 2 Credibility ratings for identified new reviews according to 16 item AMSTAR 2 tool

From: New global guidelines on sedentary behaviour and health for adults: broadening the behavioural targets

Author, Year ACM Cause-specific mortality CVD Cancer Diabetes Adiposity Last Search Date AMSTAR 2 d
Ahmad 2017 [23]    X   X X Dec 2016 Moderate
Bailey 2019 [24]    X   X   Feb 2019 Moderate
Berger 2019 [25]   Prostate   Prostate    Jan 2019 Moderate
Chan 2019 [26]     Breast    Apr 2017 Moderate
del Pozo-Cruz 2018 [6] X   X   X X Dec 2016 Moderate
Ekelund 2018 [3] a   CVD, Cancer      Oct 2015 Moderate
Ekelund 2019 [5] X       Jul 2018 Moderate
Ku 2018 [27] X       Jan 2018 Moderate
Ku 2019 [28] X       Mar 2019 Moderate
Lee 2019 [29]     Ovarian    Dec 2017 Critically Low e
Ma 2018 [30]     Colorectal    Feb 2017 Critically Low e
Mahmood 2017 [31]     Colorectal    Dec 2015 Low
Mañas 2017 [32] X b       Oct 2016 Critically Lowe
Patterson 2018 [7] X CVD, Cancer    X   Sep 2016 Low
Shepard 2017 [33]     Bladder    Jun 2016 Critically Lowe
Wang 2018 [34]     Colorectal    Sep 2018 High
Xu 2019 [35] c X       May 2018 Low
  1. a Secondary data analysis of 2016 review [4]
  2. b Not included for all-cause mortality given better quality reviews reporting this outcome
  3. c Individual participant data meta-analysis
  4. d See WHO report [16] for details on the AMSTAR 2 tool to rate the credibility of the evidence and the full evidence profiles
  5. e Reviews rated as having critically low credibility were not incorporated into the final evidence profiles