Clinical practice guidelines are the means of applying evidence-based research findings to the work of medical practitioners.
AAFP Clinical Recommendations A-Z
Evidence-based clinical practice guidelines relevant to family medicine, from the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP).
Clinical Practice Guidelines
Resource links to major national and international clinical guidelines organizations, from OpenClinical.
CMA Infobase
Searchable database of Canadian clinical practice guidelines, from the Canadian Medical Association.
Guide to Clinical Practice Guidelines: The Current State of Play
A guide describing the standards, methods and systems reported in the current clinical practice guidelines methodology and implementation literature. [2016]
Guideline Central
Provides medical guidelines services, with a large collection of categorized medical guidelines (free) along with evidence-based quick-reference guideline tools (for fee).
Guidelines International Network
Association of organisations and individuals involved in the systematic development and application of clinical practice guidelines. Features a searchable list of members.
National Guideline Clearinghouse
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality in the United States presents a searchable database of clinical practice guidelines, abstracts, and an annotated bibliography.
NCCIH Clinical Practice Guidelines
Topic-categorized guidelines on specific diagnostic and treatment modalities in the diagnosis and management of patients, aggregated (but not develloped) by the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH).
NHMRC Clinical Practice Guidelines Portal
Single entry point for all Australian clinical practice guidelines, available for download as PDFs, from the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC).
NICE Clinical Guidelines
Evidence-based guidelines across all domains of healthcare in the UK. From the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), the authoritative advisory body to the NHS.
Ontario Health Technology Assessment Series (OHTAS)
Evidence-based analyses and guidelines produced by Health Quality Ontario (HQO), with free full text available (as PDFs).
Recommended Clinical Practice Guidelines
Presented by the Ontario Guidelines Advisory Committee, with details of the recommendation process and a list of publications.
Royal College of Physicians Guidelines
Current evidence of best practice and recommendations for the evidence-based treatment and management of various diseases and conditions.
The SAGE Project
Provides supporting services and tools for the encoding and dissemination of electronic clinical practice guidelines, including a software guidelines development workbench and a guidelines deployment tool.
The Strengthening the Reporting of Observational Studies in Epidemiology (STROBE) Statement: Guidelines for reporting observational studies
The STROBE Initiative recommendations on what should be included in an accurate and complete report of an observational study, covering the three main study designs: cohort, case–control, and cross-sectional studies. [2014]
Treatment Guideline Database
Online global database of all the current medical guidelines for treatment and management of various disease conditions, searchable by disease and by country.
U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
Provides systematic reviews of evidence of effectiveness, and guidelines for clinical preventive services. Developed under the auspices of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ).
WHO Healthcare Guidelines
Evidence-based guidelines in global healthcare, from the World Health Organization.
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