Enhancing the QUAlity and Transparency Of health Research
The STARD Group is working to update the STARD guideline for reporting of studies of diagnostic accuracy. A consensus meeting was held in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, in September 2014 and a first draft updated checklist was prepared. Those interested in the process can contact the STARD initiative for more details.
For further information visit: STARD Guideline
The TIDieR reporting guideline helps authors fully report their interventions, so that they can be used by others. However, TIDieR only explicitly covers active interventions, not placebo controls. The developers of the new TIDieR-Placebo extension explain why it is needed Read More