Item | Number (%) |
---|---|

Adverse effects mentioned in article | 83 (78) |

Adverse effects mentioned in methods section | 49 (46) |

Standardised method for adverse effects | 36 (34) |

Categorisation of adverse effects | 10 (9) |

Adverse effects mentioned in result section | 81 (76) |

Number of adverse effects given | 69 (64) |

Individuals with adverse effects given | 28 (26) |

Table with adverse effects | 33 (31) |

Number of withdrawals | 27 (25) |

Adverse effects per study arm | 69 (65) |

Total children studied | 24 056 |

(Per study mean; median; minimum; maximum) | 224; 70; 10; 4906 |

Total adverse effects found | 7246 |

(Per study mean; median; minimum; maximum) | 105; 30; 0; 2343 |

Total fatalities | 22 |

Total severe adverse events | 338 |

(Per study mean; median; minimum; maximum) | 6; 0; 0; 91 |

Duration of study (in weeks) (per study mean; median; minimum; maximum) | 12; 4; 1; 150 |

Ioannidis score^{*} | |

(Mean; median; minimum; maximum) | 2; 2; 0; 5 |

Consort score^{*} | |

(Mean; median; minimum; maximum) | 3; 3; 1; 9 |

↵* For construction of these scores: see text.