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Table 2 Forms of recommendations

From: Consensus guideline for the diagnosis and treatment of tetrahydrobiopterin (BH4) deficiencies

Judgment Recommendation
Undesirable consequences clearly outweigh desirable consequences Strong recommendation against
Undesirable consequences probably outweigh desirable consequences Conditional recommendation against
Balance between desirable and undesirable consequences is closely balanced or uncertain Recommendation for research and possibly conditional recommendation for use restricted to trials
Desirable consequences probably outweigh undesirable consequences Conditional recommendation for
Desirable consequences clearly outweigh undesirable consequences Strong recommendation for