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Table 2 Overall domain assessment of CPGs

From: Are clinical practice guidelines for low back pain interventions of high quality and updated? A systematic review using the AGREE II instrument

Clinical Practice Guideline Scope and Purpose Stakeholder Involvement Rigour of Development Clarity of Presentation Applicability Editorial Independence OVERALL
first global rating (Personal rating) second global rating (I would recommend?)
National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) [51] 2016 98,61% 95,83% 90,10% 100,00% 65,63% 93,75% 95,83% Yes
Canadian Chiropractic Guideline Initiative (CCGI) [41] 2018 90,28% 84,72% 88,54% 90,28% 73,96% 85,42% 87,50% Yes
Belgian Health Care Knowledge Centre (KCE) [47] 2017 88,89% 77,78% 83,85% 69,44% 86,46% 95,83% 83,33% Yes
American College of Physicians (ACP) [35] 2017 97,22% 75,00% 76,56% 80,56% 22,92% 93,75% 75,00% Yes
Veterans Affairs/Department of Defense (VADoD) Collaboration Office [55] 2017 84,72% 90,28% 80,21% 87,50% 41,67% 60,42% 70,83% Yes, with mod.
Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement (ICSI) [46] 2018 80,56% 72,22% 68,23% 86,11% 51,04% 79,17% 62,50% Yes, with mod.
Toward Optimized Practice (TOP) Low Back Pain Working Group [54] 2017 69,44% 48,61% 66,15% 77,78% 71,88% 75,00% 58,33% No
Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine (KIOM) [48] 2017 72,22% 40,28% 47,92% 59,72% 1,04% 83,33% 45,83% No
China Association of Acupuncture-Moxibustion (CAAM) [40] 2016 63,89% 44,44% 35,94% 63,89% 0,00% 29,17% 45,83% No
Global Spine Care Initiative (GSCI) [45] 2018 52,78% 11,11% 25,00% 70,83% 11,46% 75,00% 41,67% No
American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP) [38] 2019 66,67% 25,00% 57,29% 33,33% 6,25% 81,25% 41,67% No
American Osteopathic Association (AOA) [37] 2016 76,39% 36,11% 52,60% 25,00% 33,33% 58,33% 41,67% No
Change Pain Latin America (CPLA) [43] 2018 26,39% 13,89% 27,60% 27,78% 23,96% 93,75% 33,33% No
Council on Chiropractic Guidelines and Practice Parameters (CCGPP) [42] 2016 43,06% 33,33% 53,13% 47,22% 16,67% 66,67% 29,17% No
Dutch Society of Anesthesiologists (DSA) [44] 2016 63,89% 56,94% 50,52% 50,00% 4,17% 45,83% 29,17% No
Brazilian Medical Association (BMA) [39] 2018 22,22% 0,00% 34,90% 29,17% 0,00% 29,17% 20,83% No
Korean Society of Spine Surgery (KSSS) [49] 2017 15,28% 2,78% 17,71% 20,83% 0,00% 29,17% 8,33% No
Polish Spine Surgery Society (PSSS) [53] 2016 20,83% 2,78% 12,50% 29,17% 0,00% 62,50% 8,33% No
American Imaging Management (AIM) Specialty Health [36] 2019 18,06% 8,33% 6,77% 27,78% 0,00% 0,00% 4,17% No
Polish Society of Physiotherapy (PSP) [52] 2017 22,22% 0,00% 1,56% 19,44% 0,00% 33,33% 4,17% No
Labor & Industries (L&I), Washington State [50] 2016 12,50% 13,89% 0,00% 29,17% 0,00% 0,00% 0,00% No