NICE has today published its draft guideline on the assessment and management of motor neurone disease (MND). The draft guideline calls for a range of health and social care professionals to be involved at every stage in the care of people with the disease so that decisions about the person’s care can be informed and tailored to their individual needs and circumstances.
02 September 2015
In further draft guidance as part of its Highly Specialised Technologies Programme, NICE has provisionally recommended Elosulfase alfa (Vimizin, BioMarin Pharma) for the treatment of a very rare inherited lysosomal storage disease, if specific conditions are met.
02 September 2015
Draft diagnostics guidance published today by NICE on new tests to help guide treatment for people with Crohn’s disease says that further research is needed before they can be recommended for routine use in the NHS.
01 September 2015
Aiming for tighter blood sugar control is among the recommendations in a suite of updated guidelines from NICE to improve management of diabetes in children and adults.
25 August 2015
The best way to diagnose, treat and monitor myeloma – a type of incurable blood cancer – has been set out in draft guidance by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE).
18 August 2015
The right antibiotic, at the right dose at the right time should be given to patients, to avoid the serious threat of antibiotic-resistant infections, according to new NICE guidance
17 August 2015
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