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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Quality Improvement Knowledge Application Tool – Revised

Check out the Quality Improvement Knowledge Application Tool - Revised (QIKAT-R) materials available as free downloads on our site! 


SQUIRE 2.0 and E&E are here!

The new and revised SQUIRE guidelines (SQUIRE 2.0) and SQUIRE 2.0 Explanation and Elaboration are here! BMJ Quality and Safety published the new guidelines and E&E document 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.

SQUIRE Reviewer Checklist

This is a simple tool for authors, reviewers, and editors.  Authors may use this to document the guideline items that are covered in a manuscript.  Reviewers or editors may use this to check the inclusion and completeness of SQUIRE guideline items.   

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