Journal Article
Commentary

Explanation and elaboration of the SQUIRE (Standards for Quality Improvement Reporting Excellence) Guidelines, V.2.0: examples of SQUIRE elements in the healthcare improvement literature.

Goodman D; Ogrinc G; Davies LG; Baker GR; Barnsteiner J; Foster TC; Gali K; Hilden J; Horwitz LI; Kaplan HC; Leis J; Matulis JC; Michie S; Miltner R; Neily J; Nelson WA; Niedner M; Oliver B; Rutman L; Thomson R; Thor J.

The SQUIRE guidelines were developed to improve reporting on research and initiatives targeted toward improving quality and safety of health care. This commentary provides examples for authors who seek to apply the revised guidelines in safety improvement work and write about their experiences.