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SQUIRE 2.0 (Standards for QUality Improvement Reporting Excellence): revised publication guidelines from a detailed consensus process

Reporting guideline provided for?
(i.e. exactly what the authors state in the paper)
Quality improvement in health care

 

SQUIRE 2.0 checklist (PDF) - 2015 update

 
Full bibliographic reference Ogrinc G, Davies L, Goodman D, Batalden P, Davidoff F, Stevens D. SQUIRE 2.0 (Standards for QUality Improvement Reporting Excellence): revised publication guidelines from a detailed consensus process.

BMJ Qual Saf. 2015. PMID: 26369893
J Nurs Care Qual. 2015. PMID: 26429125
Am J Crit Care. 2015. PMID: 26523003
Perm J. 2015. PMID: 26517437
J Surg Res. 2015. PMID: 26515734
J Contin Educ Nurs. 2015. PMID: 26509402
J Am Coll Surg. 2016;222(3):317-323. PMID: 26385723

 
Language English
Relevant URLs
(full-text if available)
The full-text of the SQUIRE 2.0 update, published in 2015, is available from: SQUIRE 2.0
Previous versions of this guideline / Guideline history SQUIRE 1.0
The SQUIRE reporting guideline was originally published in 2008.

Davidoff F, Batalden P, Stevens D, Ogrinc G, Mooney S. Publication guidelines for quality improvement in health care: evolution of the SQUIRE project.

Qual Saf Health Care. 2008;17 Suppl 1:i3-i9. PMID: 18836063
BMJ. 2009; 338:a3152. PMID: 19153129
Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2008;34(11):681-687. PMID: 19025090
Ann Intern Med. 2008;149(9):670-676. PMID: 18981488
J Gen Intern Med. 2008;23(12):2125-2130. PMID: 18830766

Ogrinc G, Mooney SE, Estrada C, Foster T, Goldmann D, Hall LW, Huizinga MM, Liu SK, Mills P, Neily J, Nelson W, Pronovost PJ, Provost L, Rubenstein LV, Speroff T, Splaine M, Thomson R, Tomolo AM, Watts B. The SQUIRE (Standards for QUality Improvement Reporting Excellence) guidelines for quality improvement reporting: explanation and elaboration. Qual Saf Health Care. 2008;17 Suppl 1:i13-32. PMID: 18836062

 
Reporting guideline website URL http://www.squire-statement.org/
Reporting guideline acronym SQUIRE 2.0
Study design Quality improvement studies
Applies to the whole report or to individual sections of the report? Whole report
Availability in additional languages The SQUIRE 2.0 guideline is available in Italian.
Record last updated on March 24, 2016

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