Performance measurement and payment are increasingly linked to goals established by practice guidelines. The best guidelines are based on systematic reviews and patient-oriented evidence, use an evidencerating system such as the Strength of Recommendation Taxonomy, and are prospectively validated. The guidelines also should have a transparent development process, identify potential conflicts of interest, and offer flexibility in various clinical situations.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||American family physician|
|State||Published - Jul 1 2009|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Family Practice