Edited by Prof Martin Eccles, Dr Paul Shekelle
These articles describe the state of the art in developing clinical practice guidelines. As well as updating on established areas, such as evidence review and group composition, they also address contentious areas - conflicts of interest - and new and emerging topics including updating guidelines, dealing with co-morbidities and guideline implementability.
This collection of articles has not been sponsored and articles have undergone the journal’s standard peer review process. The Editors declare no competing interests.