|Study design(s) targeted by the tool||Observational studies (mixed designs)observational-studies|
|Additional details on designs||Observational studies of interventions or exposures|
|Link to the tool||Get the RTI item bank (PDF)|
|Primary publication||Viswanathan M, ND. B. Development of the RTI item bank on risk of bias and precision of observational studies. 2012.|
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|Record last updated||10/08/2023|
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|Focuses on risk of bias, or makes a distinction between items that assess risk of bias and other aspects of study quality||No|
|Offers a method to reach either a domain specific or overall assessment of risk of bias||No|
|Used in at least one review that none of the tool authors were co-authors on or is an update to a previously recommended LATITUDES key tool||Yes|
|Tool development involving a range of stakeholders from different disciplines (e.g. methodologists, statisticians, clinicians)||Yes|
|Avoids recommending use of summary numerical quality scores||Yes|