Quality & Practice

Guideline Resources

Professional Societies Guideline Resources

National Guideline Resources

  • The Cochrane Library—An online collection of databases that brings together in one place rigorous and up-to-date research on the effectiveness of healthcare treatments and interventions, as well as methodology and diagnostic tests
  • National Guideline Clearinghouse—The Clearinghouse is a comprehensive electronic repository of evidence-based clinical practice guidelines available to medical professionals and the public.
  • RAND/UCLA Appropriateness Method—This method makes it possible to set rules for determining best practices/guidelines.
  • Institute of Medicine—Standards for Developing Trustworthy Clinical Practice Guidelines