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Download guidance for using the ROBINS-I tool here.

Download the ROBINS-I tool here,

Read our Paper in the BMJ here.

Download a Microsoft Access database for implementation of the tool, and associated guidance (PDF)

The following documents relate to the previous version of the tool, which was called ACROBAT-NRSI

Download a Microsoft Access template for completing the earlier ACROBAT-NRSI tool (and a User guide)

Download a Microsoft Excel template for completing the earlier ACROBAT-NRSI tool

To cite the ROBINS-I tool, please use:
Sterne JAC, Hernán MA, Reeves BC, Savović J, Berkman ND, Viswanathan M, Henry D, Altman DG, Ansari MT, Boutron I, Carpenter JR, Chan AW, Churchill R, Deeks JJ, Hróbjartsson A, Kirkham J, Jüni P, Loke YK, Pigott TD, Ramsay CR, Regidor D, Rothstein HR, Sandhu L, Santaguida PL, Schünemann HJ, Shea B, Shrier I, Tugwell P, Turner L, Valentine JC, Waddington H, Waters E, Wells GA, Whiting PF, Higgins JPT. ROBINS-I: a tool for assessing risk of bias in non-randomized studies of interventions. BMJ 2016; 355; i4919; doi: 10.1136/bmj.i4919.

To cite the earlier ACROBAT-NRSI tool, please use:
Sterne JAC, Higgins JPT, Reeves BC on behalf of the development group for ACROBAT-NRSI. A Cochrane Risk Of Bias Assessment Tool: for Non-Randomized Studies of Interventions (ACROBAT-NRSI), Version 1.0.0, 24 September 2014. Available from http://www.riskofbias.info [accessed {date}].