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Table 2 Risk of bias assessment included in the network meta-analysis

From: Effects of oral antidiabetic drugs on left ventricular mass in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a network meta-analysis

No. Reference Randomization procedure Allocation concealment Blinding of personnel and participants Blinding of outcome assessment Incomplete outcome assessment Selective reporting
1 Yamada et al. [17] L L H L L L
2 Oe et al. [18] L L H U U L
3 McGavock et al. [27] L L L L U L
4 Naka et al. [28] L L H L U L
5 McGuireet al. [29] U U L U H L
6 Pala et al. [30] U U U U L L
7 van der Meer et al. [19] L L L U L L
8 Giles et al. [31] U U L U U L
9 Pan et al. [32] U U U L L L
10 Sutton et al. [33] U U H L U L
11 Lee et al. [14] U U H L H L
  1. L low risk of bias, U unclear risk of bias, H high risk of bias