B – Reporting guidelines

Simera I. Get the content right: following reporting guidelines will make your research paper more complete, transparent and usable. Journal of Pakistan Medical Association 2013;63(2):283-285

This article provides a brief overview of key reporting guidelines (CONSORT, STROBE, COREQ, ENTREQ, PRISMA, STARD, and SQUIRE) and highlights other resources supporting the writing of high quality research publications which are available on the EQUATOR Network. The majority of guidelines listed on the EQUATOR website are more specific, providing guidance relevant to a  particular medical specialty or a particular aspect of research.