Table 1: Appraisal of methodological quality (Newcastle–Ottawa Scale)

From: Does psychosocial stress cause hypertension? A systematic review of observational studies

Case—controlSelectionComparabilityExposureTotal
Acute
 Radi86
     
Chronic
 Schnall98
 Radi86
     
Affective response
 Perez108
 El-Shafei116
     
CohortSelectionComparabilityOutcome 
Acute
 Perini126
 Dorn137
     
Chronic
 Kahn147
 Levenstein155
 Nakanishi168
 Fauvel177
 Markovitz187
     
Affective response
 Sparrow197
 Everson207
 Cozier21 3