WHO Handbook for Guideline Development (PDF)
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ISBN-13    9789240689404 ISBN-10    9240689400
Order Number    18000111 Format    PDF
Price    CHF    20.00 / US$    24.00 Developing countries:    CHF    20.00
English     2012        61   pages
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Guidelines are recommendations intended to assist providers and recipients of health care and other stakeholders to make informed decisions. WHO has adopted internationally-recognized standards and methods for guideline development to ensure that guidelines are free from bias, meet a public health need and are consistent.

This handbook provides stepwise advice on the technical aspects of developing a WHO guideline and the methods used. It aims to provide a clear path through the process and seeks to ensure that the resulting guidelines have credibility and meet WHO s criteria for content, methods and presentation, while remaining accessible and useful.