Table 3

Reporting quality

ItemsReported, n (%)Not reported, n (%)Unclear, n (%)
Methods
 Data source24 (86)0 (0)4 (14)
 Data split methods28 (100)0 (0)0 (0)
 Test set eligibility criteria (evaluation set)23 (82)5 (18)0 (0)
Results
 Baseline characteristic17 (61)11 (39)0 (0)
 Diagnosis/non-diagnosis classification23 (82)4 (14)1 (4)
 Flow diagram10 (36)18 (64)0 (0)
 Disease severity8 (29)18 (64)2 (7)
 Alternative diagnosis10 (36)18 (64)0 (0)
 Use of reporting guideline0 (0)28 (100)0 (0)