Clinical practice guidelines of medical societies in Switzerland: analysis of the current state

Lukas Bachmann, Agn Ulyt, Holger Dressel
2019 Swiss Medical Weekly  
Numerous CPGs provide recommendations for clinical practice in Switzerland. The majority are published on medical societies' websites only. The quality of reporting is extremely heterogeneous, ranging from documents without reported authors, methods of development and publication date, to graded, continuously updated guidelines based on a systematic review of evidence. CPGs could potentially be improved by using a standardised development and reporting framework.
doi:10.4414/smw.2019.20134 pmid:31656999 fatcat:slznbzj2fzhb3iakojuaq4xqou