Critical appraisal and data extraction for systematic reviews of prediction modelling studies: the CHARMS checklist

PLoS Med. 2014 Oct 14;11(10):e1001744. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001744. eCollection 2014 Oct.


Carl Moons and colleagues provide a checklist and background explanation for critically appraising and extracting data from systematic reviews of prognostic and diagnostic prediction modelling studies. Please see later in the article for the Editors' Summary.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Decision Support Techniques
  • Humans
  • Models, Theoretical*