SQUIRE stands for Standards for QUality Improvement Reporting Excellence. The SQUIRE guidelines provide a framework for reporting new knowledge about how to improve healthcare. They are intended for reports that describe system level work to improve the quality, safety, and value of healthcare.

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SQUIRE 2.0 is here!

The new and revised SQUIRE guidelines (SQUIRE 2.0) are here! BMJ Quality and Safety published the new guidelines and they are also available on our website.  The 2.0 guidelines have been developed over the past 3 years with generous support from the Health Foundation and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.


How can reporting be improved?

A qualitative study is being carried out at the University of Leicester to examine the reasons why reporting in QI has been sub-optimal in the surgical literature.  Emma Jones, under the supervision of Professors Mary Dixon-Woods and Graham Martin will interview a variety of stakeholders to explore their views on what is most difficult about describing QI interventions and what should be done to improve this.  Learn More...

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