Table C-14KQ 3b: TPMT status to guide therapy – risk of bias assessment of included study, part 1

StudyBlinded participants and investigatorsBlinded outcome assessmentSimilarity of groups at baselineOutcomes adequately describedIntention to treat analysisPotential for financial conflict of interestHigh loss to follow-up or differential loss to followup between groups
Newman, 201045See Table C-10. KQ 3a above
Banerjee, 200647UnclearUnclearYesYesYesUnlikelyNo

Abbreviation: TPMT = thiopurine methyltransferase.

From: Appendix C, Evidence Tables

Cover of Assessment of Thiopurine Methyltransferase Activity in Patients Prescribed Azathioprine or Other Thiopurine-Based Drugs
Assessment of Thiopurine Methyltransferase Activity in Patients Prescribed Azathioprine or Other Thiopurine-Based Drugs.
Evidence Reports/Technology Assessments, No. 196.
Booth RA, Ansari MT, Tricco AC, et al.

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