INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY, cilt.36, ss.319-323, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)
Introduction: Case series have been a long held tradition within the surgical literature and are still frequently published. Reporting guidelines can improve transparency and reporting quality. No guideline exists for reporting case series, and our recent systematic review highlights the fact that key data are being missed from such reports. Our objective was to develop reporting guidelines for surgical case series.