Aims and structure of the guideline development manual
This guidelines framework document replaces the previous Guidance for BHIVA Guidelines Development first agreed in 2007 and last updated in 2011.
The main aims of this framework document are:
Based on the Appraisal of Guidelines for Research and Evaluation (AGREE) Instrument the subsequent sections of this policy document demonstrate that BHIVA guidelines are:
Review and update of the guideline development manual
It is planned that this manual will be updated every 3 years by the BHIVA Guidelines Subcommittee subject to ratification by the Executive Committee.