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Please refer to the following links to get more information on medical guidelines development.


Useful Links:


Catalogues of Bias:

GRADE Handbook:

The AGREE instrument:

P.I.C.O. Model for Clinical Questions

GRADE course:

Cochrane Library:

National Clinical Effectiveness Committee (NCEC) - guideline Manual

PROSPERO- International prospective register of systematic reviews



Guidelines International Network (G-I-N):

Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine

World Heath Organization (WHO):

European Medicinal Agency EMA:







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Detailed guidance is provided in the ESCMID Operating Procedures for Medical Guidelines.

EOPs for Medical Guidelines