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Table 5 Meta-analyses: pooled data specific to predictive screening instrument and outcome measures

From: Can screening instruments accurately determine poor outcome risk in adults with recent onset low back pain? A systematic review and meta-analysis

PSI Outcome Studies (Total N) Heterogeneity I 2 (P) Pooled AUC value 95% confidence interval
SBT Pain (≥ 3) 5 studies (1153) 0.00% (0.47) 0.59 0.55–0.63
SBT Disability (≥ 30%) 3 studies (821) 80.95% (0.01) 0.74 0.66–0.82
OMPSQ Pain (≥ 3) 4 studies (360) 40.95% (0.17) 0.69 0.62–0.76
OMPSQ Disability (≥ 30%) 3 studies (512) 0.00% (0.42) 0.75 0.69–0.82
OMPSQ 6 month absenteeism (> 28 days) 3 studies (243) 0.00% (0.86) 0.83 0.75–0.90
OMPSQ 12 month absenteeism (> 30 days) 2 studies (440) 0.00% (0.90) 0.71 0.64–0.78
  1. AUC Area Under the Curve, SBT STarT Back Tool, OMPSQ Orebro Musculoskeletal Pain Screening Questionnaire