Table 1

Questions related to the therapeutic quality in the first Delphi round

Questions from the first delphi round
1Should (randomised) trials on therapeutic exercise be criticised on their therapeutic validity?
2Should the appraisal of therapeutic validity be included in a systematic review/meta-analysis on exercise therapies?
3What characterises a therapeutically valid exercise therapy in your opinion?
4What do you consider critical success criteria for therapeutic validity in exercise therapy?
5What should be reported in a scientific paper to be able to address the therapeutic validity of the exercise therapy?
6In what form do you think therapeutic validity of an exercise therapy should be scored/assessed?
Checklist, rating scale or reporting tool.
7If you have any comments/concerns/questions regarding this questionnaire, please let us know