Methods for the guideline-based development of quality indicators – a systematic review

T. Koetter, E. Blozik & M. Scherer
Background: Quality indicators (QI) are used in many health care settings to measure, compare and improve quality of care. For the efficient development of high quality QI, rigorous, approved and evidence-based development methods are needed. Clinical practice guidelines are a suitable source to derive[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]