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Table 2 Quality assessment of included studies

From: “Walking into the unknown…” key challenges of pregnancy and early parenting with inflammatory arthritis: a systematic review and thematic synthesis of qualitative studies

  Lempp et al. [13] Backman et al. [14] Mitton et al. [15] Östlie et al. [16] McElhone et al. [17] Eyckmans et al. [18] Kristiansen et al. [19] Meade et al. [20] Feldthusen et al. [21] Ackerman et al. [4] Nota et al. [22] Ammerlaan et al. [23] Feddersen et al. [24] Phillips et al. [5] Birru et al. [25] Clowse et al. [26] Gomez et al. [27] Phuti et al. [28] Chew et al. [29] Phuti et al. [30]
CASP Qualitative Research Checklist
Clear statement of the aims of the research? Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Was a qualitative methodology appropriate? Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Was the research design appropriate for the aims? Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Was the recruitment strategy appropriate for the aims? Yes Yes Partly Yes Yes Yes Partly Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Partial Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Were the data collected in a way that addressed the research issue? Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Partly Yes Yes Yes Yes Partly Yes Yes Yes
Has the relationship between researcher and participants been adequately considered? No No No Yes No Yes Partly No No No No No No No No No No Yes No Yes
Have ethical issues been taken into consideration? Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Was data analysis sufficiently rigorous? Partly Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Partly Yes Yes Yes Yes Partly Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Is there a clear statement of findings? Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Partly Partly Yes Yes Yes Partly Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
How valuable is the research? High High Medium High High High Medium High High High High Medium High High High High High High High High