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STARD for Abstracts: essential items for reporting diagnostic accuracy studies in journal or conference abstracts

Reporting guideline provided for?
(i.e. exactly what the authors state in the paper)
Reporting diagnostic accuracy studies in journal or conference abstracts.

 

STARD for Abstracts checklist (Word)

 
Full bibliographic reference Cohen JF, Korevaar DA, Gatsonis CA, Glasziou PP, Hooft L, Moher D, Reitsma JB, de Vet HC, Bossuyt PM; STARD Group. STARD for Abstracts: essential items for reporting diagnostic accuracy studies in journal or conference abstracts. BMJ. 2017;358:j3751.
Language English
PubMed ID 28819063
Relevant URLs
(full-text if available)
The full-text of the STARD for Abstracts reporting guideline for diagnostic accuracy studies is available to download as a PDF file.

 
Relevant more generic / specialised reporting guidelines
(i.e. main generic guideline or extension to a generic guideline)
Generic
STARD: Bossuyt PM, Reitsma JB, Bruns DE, Gatsonis CA, Glasziou PP, Irwig L, LijmerJG Moher D, Rennie D, de Vet HCW, Kressel HY, Rifai N, Golub RM, Altman DG, Hooft L, Korevaar DA, Cohen JF, For the STARD Group. STARD 2015: An Updated List of Essential Items for Reporting Diagnostic Accuracy Studies.

BMJ 2015;351:h5527. PMID: 26511519
Radiology. 2015:151516. PMID: 26509226
Clinical Chemistry 2015. pii: clinchem.2015.246280. PMID: 26510957

Specialised
STARDdem: Noel-Storr AH, McCleery JM, Richard E, Ritchie CW, Flicker L, Cullum SJ, Davis D, Quinn TJ, Hyde C, Rutjes AW, Smailagic N, Marcus S, Black S, Blennow K, Brayne C, Fiorivanti M, Johnson JK, Köpke S, Schneider LS, Simmons A, Mattsson N, Zetterberg H, Bossuyt PM, Wilcock G, McShane R. Reporting standards for studies of diagnostic test accuracy in dementia: The STARDdem Initiative. Neurology. 2014;83(4):364-373. PMID: 24944261

STRADAS-paraTB: Gardner IA, Nielsen SS, Whittington RJ, Collins MT, Bakker D, Harris B, Sreevatsan S, Lombard JE, Sweeney R, Smith DR, Gavalchin J, Eda S. Consensus-based reporting standards for diagnostic test accuracy studies for paratuberculosis in ruminants. Prev Vet Med. 2011;101(1-2):18-34. PMID: 21601933

STARD-BLCM: Kostoulas P, Nielsen SS, Branscum AJ, Johnson WO, Dendukuri N, Dhand NK, Toft N, Gardner IA. STARD-BLCM: Standards for the Reporting of Diagnostic accuracy studies that use Bayesian Latent Class Models. Prev Vet Med. 2017; 138:37-47. PMID: 28237234

 
Study design Diagnostic and prognostic studies
Applies to the whole report or to individual sections of the report? Abstract, Conference paper/abstract
Additional information Read the protocol for the development of STARD for Abstracts.
Record last updated on September 6, 2017

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