AGREE II: advancing guideline development, reporting and evaluation in health care

Brouwers, Melissa C.; Kho, Michelle E.; Browman, George P.; Burgers, Jako S.; Cluzeau, Francoise; Feder, Gene; Fervers, Batrice; Graham, Ian D.; Grimshaw, Jeremy; Hanna, Steven E.; Littlejohns, Peter; Makarski, Julie; Zitzelsberger, Louise
December 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;12/14/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 18, pE839
Academic Journal
The article discusses the aspects of Appraisal of Guidelines, Research, and Evaluation (AGREE II), which is composed of 23 items and a user's manual. It states that the major changes from the original version will include a new manual and a seven-point response scale with changes to half of items. Moreover, this guideline is available online at the Agree Research Trust: www.agreetrust.org.


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