NICE Guidance by month - March 2015

Reference Guidance Programme Topic
IPG515 Insertion of a balloon device to disimpact an engaged fetal head before an emergency caesarean section
Interventional procedure guidance
Intrapartum care
IPG517 Insertion of endobronchial nitinol coils to improve lung function in emphysema
Interventional procedure guidance
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
QS84 Physical activity: encouraging activity in all people in contact with the NHS
Quality standards
Physical activity
TA337 Rifaximin for preventing episodes of overt hepatic encephalopathy
Technology appraisal guidance
Liver conditions: general and other
QS85 Managing medicines in care homes
Quality standards
Medicines management: general and other
TA336 Empagliflozin in combination therapy for treating type 2 diabetes
Technology appraisal guidance
Diabetes
QS82 Smoking: reducing tobacco use
Quality standards
Smoking and tobacco
QS86 Falls in older people: assessment after a fall and preventing further falls
Quality standards
Injuries, accidents and wounds: general and other
TA338 Pomalidomide for relapsed and refractory multiple myeloma previously treated with lenalidomide and bortezomib
Technology appraisal guidance
Blood and bone marrow cancers
QS83 Alcohol: preventing harmful alcohol use in the community
Quality standards
Communities
IPG514 Transanal total mesorectal excision of the rectum
Interventional procedure guidance
Colorectal cancer
IPG516 Implantation of a left ventricular assist device for destination therapy in people ineligible for heart transplantation
Interventional procedure guidance
Cardiovascular conditions: general and other
IPG518 Implantation of a duodenal–jejunal bypass liner for managing type 2 diabetes
Interventional procedure guidance
Diabetes
MTG24 The Sherlock 3CG Tip Confirmation System for placement of peripherally inserted central catheters
Medical technology guidance
Surgical care
TA335 Rivaroxaban for preventing adverse outcomes after acute management of acute coronary syndrome
Technology appraisal guidance
Acute coronary syndromes
IPG512 Implantation of a shock or load absorber for mild to moderate symptomatic medial knee osteoarthritis
Interventional procedure guidance
Knee conditions
NG7 Maintaining a healthy weight and preventing excess weight gain among adults and children
Guideline
Diet, nutrition and obesity
NG6 Excess winter deaths and morbidity and the health risks associated with cold homes
Guideline
Vulnerable groups
NG5 Medicines optimisation: the safe and effective use of medicines to enable the best possible outcomes
Guideline
Medicines management: general and other
CG28 Depression in children and young people: Identification and management in primary, community and secondary care
Clinical guidelines
Children and young people
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