Greater support to help GPs spot the warning signs of cancer
NICE is updating its guideline on suspected cancer to help GPs spot the early signs and symptoms of cancer.
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Responding to an open letter sent to the House of Commons Health Select Committee, NICE chair Professor David Haslam has said statins are safe and effective.
07 November 2014
NICE’s database of ‘do not do’ recommendations is a resource that doctors should use to reduce waste in the NHS, according to a new report.
06 November 2014
Healthcare professionals should be aware that psoriasis can affect a person’s psychological and social wellbeing, and not just their physical health, says NICE.
29 October 2014
The NHS should stop rationing fertility treatment and provide 3 full cycles of IVF treatment to women aged under 40 who have failed to get pregnant after 2 years of trying, and 1 full cycle for some women aged 40-42, says NICE.
23 October 2014
Schools and nurseries should run tooth brushing schemes to help standardise the oral health of younger children, says NICE.
22 October 2014
People with dementia will experience poor care at some point while living in a care home or being treated in hospital, the Care Quality Commission (CQC) has warned.
13 October 2014