Enhancing the QUAlity and Transparency Of health Research
The recently published TRIPOD (Transparent reporting of a multivariable prediction model for individual prognosis or diagnosis) Statement provides recommendations for the reporting of studies developing, validating, or updating a prediction model study and consists of a 22-item checklist detailing the essential information that should be included in a report of a prediction model study.
The authors have also compiled a detailed explanation and elaboration paper which outlines the rationale and meaning of each checklist item, discusses issues around the design, conduct, and analysis of prediction model studies and provides examples of good reporting.
To access further information about TRIPOD and the checklist and papers please visit: TRIPOD Statement
Read a blog post from the authors about the TRIPOD Statement
In a previous post detailing my time with the EQUATOR Network, I spoke about my work on the STrengthening the Reporting of Observational Studies in Epidemiology (STROBE) statement. STROBE is one of the original “core” reporting guidelines which provides guidance...