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Table 4 Clinical guideline (CG) updating and monitoring (n = 48)

From: The development of clinical guidelines in China: insights from a national survey

Methods (yes responses) No. (%)
Updating (n = 48)  
 The institution has a CG updating strategy 33 (68.8)
 The institution has a formal CG updating procedure 7 (17.5)
Monitoring (n = 48)  
 The institution has a plan to check adherence by clinicians 16 (33.3)
 The institution has a plan to check adherence by target users 9 (18.8)
Specific methods (open-ended responses) No. (%)
Updating frequency (n = 33)  
 3–5 years 22 (66.7)
 < 3 years 5 (15.2)
 > 5 years 3 (9.1)
 Unknown 3 (9.1)