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