Table 9Interpersonal Psychotherapy

Domains pertaining to strength of evidenceMagnitude of effectStrength of evidence
Number of studies;
# of subjects
Risk of bias (Design/Risk of bias)ConsistencyDirectnessPrecisionMagnitude of effectHigh, Moderate, Low, Insufficient
Interpersonal Psychotherapy versus Standard Care (Guthrie 2001 as cited in Mann 2005)10
Unclear outcome reported in Mann 2005
 1; not reportedMedium (RCT/Unclear)N/AIndirectN/ANot reportedInsufficient to Low

From: APPENDIX S, STRENGTH OF EVIDENCE RATINGS FOR PRIMARY STUDIES RELATED TO PSYCHOTHERAPY

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