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Standards for comprehensive reports of observational studies

The STROBE-Vet statement is a guide for reporting observational studies in animal populations. The STROBE-Vet encompasses guidance for reporting a broad range of observational veterinary research. The STROBE-Vet guidelines can be used for hypothesis-testing, hypothesis-generating studies, and population-based descriptive studies:


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Sargeant JM, O’Connor AM, Dohoo IR, et al. Methods and processes of developing the Strengthening the Reporting of Observational Studies in Epidemiology – Veterinary (STROBE-Vet) statement. (DOI: 10.4315/0362-028X.JFP-16-016 and DOI: 10.1111/jvim.14574 DOI: 10.1016/j.prevetmed.2016.09.005 and DOI: 10.1111/zph.12314 and

Sargeant, J. M., O'Connor, A. M., Dohoo, I. R., Erb, H. N., Cevallos, M., Egger, M., Ersbøll, A.K., Martin, S.W., Nielsen, L.R., Pearl, D.L., & Pfeiffer, D. U. (2016). Methods and Processes of Developing the Strengthening the Reporting of Observational Studies in Epidemiology–Veterinary (STROBE‐Vet) Statement. DOI: 10.1111/jvim.14592 and DOI: 10.1111/zph.12315

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