The remit for this guideline was received from the Department of Health and the National Assembly for Wales. The scope defines what aspects of care are covered by the guideline and to whom it applies.The 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. See below for more information on the Institute's guideline development process.
10 April 2002
16 May 2002
Revised list of stakeholders.
26 June 2002
Revised the provisional schedule.
7 May 2003
Revised provisional schedule.
27 February 2004
Consultation on the first consultation draft of the guideline is complete and the guideline is being modified in the light of comments received. Please see timescales above for the dates of the final round of consultation with stakeholders.
05 April 2004
Patient Involvement Lead added.
21 May 2004
Consultation on the final consultation draft of the guideline is complete and the guideline is being modified in the light of comments received.