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Table 8 CERQual scores

From: Discrimination against childbearing Romani women in maternity care in Europe: a mixed-methods systematic review

Themes Evidence (Study Code) CERQual score and comments
Methodological limitations Relevance Adequacy of data Cohrerence Overall score
Mistreatment within maternity care 58, 59, 60 Medium Medium Low High Medium
Studies with quality scores of B to B- Studies represented limited number of geographical contexts across Europe Small number of primary studies (3), although thick data available. Well grounded in the data
Barriers to accessing maternity care 58, 59, 60 Medium Medium Low High Medium
Studies with quality scores of B to B- Studies represented limited number of geographical contexts across Europe Small number of primary studies (3) although thick data available. Well grounded in the data
Making things better 58, 59 Medium Medium Very low Low Low
Studies with quality scores of B to B- Studies represented limited number of geographical contexts across Europe Only 2 primary studies and very thin data from small number of participants No convincing explanation for contrasting data