The ROBINS-I tool (Risk Of Bias In Non-randomized Studies - of Interventions)
Welcome to the website for the ROBINS-I tool (Risk Of Bias In Non-randomized Studies - of Interventions). You can:
- Read our paper in The BMJ.
- Download background information and detailed guidance for using the tool (pdf).
- Download the tool itself (pdf).
- Download an empty template of the tool (Word).
ROBINS-I was developed by members of the Cochrane Bias Methods Group and the Cochrane Non-Randomised Studies Methods Group. See a list of the team who were involved. It was supported by a grant from the Cochrane Methods Innovation Fund (2011) and by Medical Research Council (MRC) grant MR/M025209/1.Read more...
Note: The tool was previously called A Cochrane Risk Of Bias Assessment Tool: for Non-Randomized Studies of Interventions (ACROBAT-NRSI). The guidance for using the tool has not yet been updated for ROBINS-I - seefull document describing and explaining the earlier ACROBAT-NRSI tool.