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ready Case Reports

Abbreviation: CARE

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The CARE guidelines provide a framework that supports transparency and accuracy in the publication of case reports and the reporting of information from patient encounters. The publication of case reports following the CARE guidelines will provide practice-based data on interventions and outcomes that can be compared across therapeutic interventions and inform clinical practice guidelines.


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How to cite this record CARE; Case Reports; DOI:; Last edited: Feb. 21, 2020, 2:33 p.m.; Last accessed: Nov 30 2021 3 a.m.

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The CARE guidelines: consensus-based clinical case report guideline development.

Gagnier JJ,Kienle G,Altman DG,Moher D,Sox H,Riley D
J Clin Epidemiol 2013

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CARE guidelines for case reports: explanation and elaboration document.

Riley DS,Barber MS,Kienle GS,Aronson JK,von Schoen-Angerer T,Tugwell P,Kiene H,Helfand M,Altman DG,Sox H,Werthmann PG,Moher D,Rison RA,Shamseer L,Koch CA,Sun GH,Hanaway P,Sudak NL,Kaszkin-Bettag M,Carpenter JE,Gagnier JJ
J Clin Epidemiol 2017

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  • 201210-3 (Global Advances in Health and Medicine)