This guideline updates and replaces NICE clinical guideline 73 (published September 2008). It offers evidence-based advice on the care and treatment of people with chronic kidney disease.
Consultation on the draft scope is complete and the scope is being modified in the light of comments received. When completed it will be posted on the website. It will define what aspects of care the guideline will cover and to whom it will apply. The National Collaborating Centre and the Institute are in the process of agreeing details of the workplan including how the development will progress, the membership of the Guideline Development Group and timescales.
The first draft of the scope is currently in preparation. The scope will define what aspects of care the guideline will cover and to whom it will apply.