How to develop guidelines

Topic: Medical Education

Authors: Yasuko Maeda, Adele Sayers, Ana Dugic
Release date: February 2024
This course was developed by UEG 

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About this online course

Modern guideline development has evolved over the last 20 years to improve quality of clinical guidelines.

This course aims to provide basic knowledge of developing guidelines. It will explain the process of how to go about writing protocol, the very basics regarding GRADE, and what you need to do after completing a guideline. It will also signpost you to other courses organised by Guideline International Network.

The course includes comprehensive PPT slides and bespoke video presentations. The combined material has a total duration of approximately 30 minutes. The estimated time needed to complete the course, including the final assessment, is 45 minutes.

Target audience

This course is suitable for gastroenterologists in training, but is also appropriate for physicians in other disciplines and surgeons , as well as nurses, biotechnicians and advanced-years’ medical students who have an interest in developing guidelines.