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Table 2 Number of studies fulfilling each CHEERS checklist items

From: Cost effectiveness of HIV and sexual reproductive health interventions targeting sex workers: a systematic review

Item Item no. Yes No Partially NA
Title and abstract
 Title 1 17 1 1 0
 Abstract 2 10 0 9 0
Introduction
 Background and objectives 3a 15 1 3 0
3b 17 0 2 0
Methods
 Target population and subgroups 4 10 5 4 0
 Setting and location 5 15 2 2 0
 Study perspective 6 12 5 2 0
 Comparators 7 12 1 6 0
 Time horizon 8 10 6 3 0
 Discount rate 9 7 5 3 4
 Choice of health outcomes 10 10 0 9 0
 Measurement of effectiveness 11a 4 2 3 10
11b 1 3 6 9
 Measurement and valuation of preference based outcomes 12 1 1 1 16
 Estimating resources and costs 13a 4 1 1 13
13b 9 1 3 6
 Currency, price date, and conversion 14 11 5 3 0
 Choice of model 15 6 4 3 6
 Assumptions 16 11 2 0 6
 Analytical methods 17 1 12 0 6
Results
 Study parameters 18 15 2 2 0
 Incremental costs and outcomes 19 13 3 3 0
 Characterising uncertainty 20a 3 0 1 15
20b 13 0 2 4
 Characterising heterogeneity 21 8 5 1 5
Discussion
 Study findings, limitations, generalisability, and current knowledge 22 12 0 7 0
Other
 Source of funding 23 19 0 0 0
 Conflicts of interest 24 10 9 0 0