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Formal consensus and consultation: a qualitative method for development of a guideline for dementia.

Authors
  • Trickey, H
  • Harvey, I
  • Wilcock, G
  • Sharp, D
Type
Published Article
Journal
Quality in health care : QHC
Publication Date
Dec 01, 1998
Volume
7
Issue
4
Pages
192–199
Identifiers
PMID: 10339021
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

A formal consensus method can be used as an acceptable alternative to the evidence-based approach when developing guidelines in situations in which evidence is scarce, in which the guideline is intended as an aid in linking different stages of care, and in which practical and political considerations--such as the links between agencies--are important.

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