Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: Diagnosis and management of ADHD in children, young people and adults

NICE guidelines [CG72] Published date:

Review decision date: November 2011

Review decision: 

The review recommendation is that the guideline should not be updated at this time.

The guideline will be reviewed in July 2014 (TBC).

Next review date: September 2014

The advice in the NICE guideline covers:

  • the care, treatment and support that children, young people and adults with ADHD should be offered
  • how families and carers can support people with ADHD.

It does not specifically look at:

  • the treatment of children younger than 3 years
  • the treatment of conditions other than ADHD.

March 2013: Recommendations 1.5.1.7, 1.5.1.9 and 1.5.1.10 have been removed and footnote 6 has been updated in this guideline. See changes after publication for further details.

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