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Table 1 Domains in AGREE II

From: European guidelines for personality disorders: past, present and future

Domain Main content
Scope and purpose Objectives, population and clinical questions have been clearly described.
Stakeholder involvement The guideline development group includes all relevant professional groups, and patients’ views and preferences have been included in the process.
Rigour of development Systematic search and use of evidence and link between evidence and recommendations. Guideline has undergone external review prior to publication
Clarity of presentation Recommendations are specific and unambiguous and easily identified.
Applicability Potential organizational barriers (including costs) are discussed, and key review criteria for monitoring and audit are provided.
Editorial independence The editorial process is independent from the funding body, and any conflicts of interests are disclosed.