Development of quality criteria to evaluate nontherapeutic studies of incidence, prevalence, or risk factors of chronic diseases pilot study of new checklists

OBJECTIVE: To develop two checklists for the quality of observational studies of incidence or risk factors of diseases. STUDY DESIGN AND SETTING: Initial development of the checklists was based on a systematic literature review. The checklists were refined after pilot trials of validity and reliabil...

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Main Author: Shamliyan, Tatyana
Corporate Authors: United States Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Minnesota Evidence-based Practice Center
Format: eBook
Published: Rockville, MD Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality [2011], 2011
Series:Methods research report
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Collection: National Center for Biotechnology Information - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
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  • Includes bibliographical references