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Table 2 Quality assessment of studies included

From: Balancing the struggle to live with dementia: a systematic meta-synthesis of coping

Study Criteriaa Total /9 Quality
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9   
Aldridge H et al. 2017 [27] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Aminzadeh F et al. 2009 [28] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Aminzadeh F et al. 2010 [29] + + + + + + + 7 Moderate
Atta-Konadu E et al. 2011 [30] + + + + + + + 7 Moderate
Barrett C and Crameri P 2015 [31] + + + +− + + + 7 Moderate
Beattie et al. 2004 [32] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Borley G and Hardy S 2017 [33] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Bronner K et al. 2016 [34] + + + + + + + 7 Moderate
Brorsson et al. 2011 [35] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Chaplin R et al. 2016 [36] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Clare L et al. 2008 [37] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Clemerson G et al. 2014 [38] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Dalby P et al. 2012 [39] + + + + + + + + + 9 High
Derksen E et al. 2006 [40] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
De Witt 2009 [41] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
De Witt 2010 [42] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Digby 2011 [43] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Digby 2012 [44] + + + + + + + + + 9 High
Duggan et al. 2008 [45] + + + + + + + 7 Moderate
Fleming R et al. 2015 [46] + + + + + + + + + 9 High
Frazer SM et al. 2011 [47] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Genoe MR et al. 2010 [48] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Genoe MR et al. 2012 [49] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Genoe MR and Dupuis SL 2014 [50] + + + + + + + + + 9 High
Gill L et al. 2011 [51] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Gilmour JA and Huntington AD 2005 [52] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Goodman C et al. 2013 [53] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Hain D et al. 2014 [54] + + + + + + + 7 Moderate
Harman G and Clare L 2006 [55] + + + + + + + + + 9 High
Harris PB 2011 [56] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Hedman R et al. 2013 [57] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Hedman R et al. 2016 [58] + + + + + + + + + 9 High
Heggestad A et al. 2013 [59] + + + + + + + + + 9 High
Hellström I et al. 2015 [60] + + + + + + + 7 Moderate
Herron RV and Rosenberg MW 2017 [61] + + + + + + + 7 Moderate
Hillmann A et al. 2018 [62] + + + + + + + 7 Moderate
Hulko W 2009 [63] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Johannessen A et al. 2011 [64] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Johannessen A et al. 2014 [65] + + + + + − + + + 8 Moderate
Karlsson E et al. 2014 [66] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Keller HH et al. 2010 [67] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Langdon SA et al. 2007 [68] + + + + + + + + + 9 High
Lawrence RM et al. 2009 [69] + + + + + + + + + 9 High
Lee SM et al. 2014 [70] + + + + + + + 7 Moderate
Mac Kinley E 2009 [71] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
MacRae H 2011 [72] + + + + + + + + + 9 High
Mazaheri M et al. 2013 [73] + + + + + + + + + 9 High
Merrick R et al. 2016 [74] + + + + + + + 7 Moderate
Mjørud M et al. 2017 [75] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Molyneaux VJ et al. 2011 [76] + + + + + + + + + 9 High
Mushi D et al. 2014 [77] + + + + + + + 7 Moderate
Nowell ZC et al. 2013 [78] + + + + + + + + + 9 High
Nygård L 2008 [79] + + + + + + + 7 Moderate
Pesonen HM et al. 2013 [80] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Phinney A 2011 [81] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Pipon-Young FE et al. 2012 [82] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Read ST et al. 2017 [83] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Roach P et al. 2016 [84] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Rostad D et al. 2013 [85] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Sandberg L et al. 2017 [86] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Sharp BK 2017 [19] + + + + + + + 7 Moderate
Sixsmith A and Gibson G 2007 [87] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Stephan A et al. 2018 [88] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Svanström R et al. 2015 [89] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Tak SH et al. 2015 [90] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Tolhurst E and Weicht B 2017 [91] + + + + + + + + + 9 High
Thein et al. 2011 [92] + + + + + + + 7 Moderate
van Vliet D et al. 2017 [20] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Van Zadelhoff E et al. 2011 [93] + + + + + + + + 8 Moderate
Vernooij-Dassen M et al. 2006 [94] + + + + + + + 7 Moderate
Vikström S et al. 2008 [95] + + + + + + + 7 Moderate
Weaks D et al. 2015 [96] + + + + + + + + + 9 High
Wolverson EL et al. 2010 [97] + + + + + + + 7 Moderate
Öman A and Nygård L 2005 [98] + + + + + + + 7 Moderate
  1. a CASP criteria 1.Clear research statement, 2.Qualitative methodology, 3.Research question appropriate, 4.Recruitment strategy, 5.Data collection, 6.Relationship researcher – participants described adequately, 7.Ethical considerations, 8.Data analysis, 9.Clear statements of findings