This course provided participants with the opportunity to acquire skills necessary to appraise health care guidelines for rare diseases by using AGREE II, the international tool to assess the quality and reporting of health care guidelines.
The course covered the following topics:
- Overview of the RARE- Bestpractices guideline and research
- Basic elements of guideline development process
- Overview of the available standards and tools for health care
guideline development and appraisal
- The AGREE II tool and its application to rare disease
After the course, from March to April 2015, participants will collaborate to the appraisal of the guidelines to be included in the RARE-Bestpractices guideline database.
Through lectures and small groups work/exercises this interactive course intend to promote quality of health care guidelines on rare diseases.
Domenica Taruscio – Istituto Superiore di Sanità
Michele Hilton Boon - University of Glasgow
Sonja Kersten - Comprehensive Cancer Centre the Netherlands
Paola Laricchiuta, Cristina Morciano, Domenica Taruscio – Istituto Superiore di Sanità
Karen Ritchie - Healthcare Improvement Scotland
Enrique Terol - European Commission
Marta De Santis, Amalia Egle Gentile, Paola Laricchiuta, Cristina Morciano – Istituto
Superiore di Sanità
Karen Ritchie – Healthcare Improvement Scotland