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FORM: An Australian method for formulating and grading recommendations in evidence-based clinical guidelines

Susan Hillier*, Karen Grimmer-Somers, Tracy Merlin, Philippa Middleton, Janet Salisbury, Rebecca Tooher and Adele Weston

BMC Medical Research Methodology 2011, 11:23  doi:10.1186/1471-2288-11-23

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Two errors in this article?

Emma Friesen   (2011-07-04 10:54)  NSW Health email

I can't find a definition for FORM in the article. it appears for the first time in the Method section on page 3 but does not have a definition. Is there one?

Also, there appears to be an error in Table 1, in the cell combining "Consistency" and "D Poor". It says 'Evidence is consistent' however it should read 'Evidence is inconsistent'.

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