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Table 2 Sensitivity analyses on state anxiety data

From: A systematic review and meta-analysis of psychological predictors of successful assisted reproductive technologies

  d [95% CI OR] Heterogeneity (I2)
Pregnancy scan only (k = 9) − 0.104 [− 0.199, − 0.008], z = 2.122, p = 0.034 < 0.001%, p = 0.647
First ART (k = 9) − 0.086 [− 0.186, 0.013], z = 1.699, p = 0.089 < 0.001%, p = 0.775
Single cycle (k = 10) − 0.061 [− 0.154, 0.032], z = 1.277, p = 0.202 < 0.001%, p = 0.488
IVF only (k = 8) − 0.132 [− 0.318, 0.054], z = 1.393, p = 0.164 18.128%, p = 0.287
IVF and ICSI mixed (k = 5) − 0.079 [− 0.187, 0.029], z = 1.439, p = 0.150 < 0.001%, p = 0.600
High quality (k = 6) − 0.096 [− 0.207, 0.015], z = 1.693, p = 0.091 < 0.001%, p = 0.674)
Recent only (k = 6) − 0.061 [− 0.170, 0.048], z = 1.097, p = 0.273 < 0.001%, p = 0.747
  1. All sensitivity data analyses are presented for the combined LB and pregnancy outcome except when separate pregnancy or livebirth outcomes are reported