Why we like clinical guidelines

FitzGerald, Mark; Kingston, Margaret A.
June 2012
Sexually Transmitted Infections;Jun2012, Vol. 88 Issue 4, p239
Academic Journal
The article focuses on efforts by the British Association for Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH) to improve the quality of the guidelines it produce. According to a 2011 survey of BASHH members, the BASHH website is completely or mostly relevant to their clinical practice. The Appraisal of Guideline Research and Evaluation (AGREE) instrument was adopted by the BASHH Clinical Effectiveness Group (CEG). In 2011, National Health Service Evidence accreditation was achieved by the CEG.


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