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Improving the diagnosis and treatment of epilepsy
Recent research has found that that the number of children being treated with epilepsy has fallen dramatically in the last decade.
March 5, 2013

Improving the diagnosis and treatment of asthma
NICE has developed a quality standard for asthma that can help GPs improve the diagnosis and treatment of people with the condition.
February 27, 2013

Asthma quality standard could change lives of millions
NICE's quality standard on asthma could improve the lives of millions by driving up the quality of care for people with the condition, say experts.
February 27, 2013

New stroke prevention treatment recommended by NICE
Patients with atrial fibrilation can now be offered apixaban (Eliquis) as an alternative to warfarin to reduce the risk of stroke and blood clots, says NICE.
February 27, 2013

Fertility treatments should be 'appropriate, effective and timely' says NICE
GPs should offer appropriate and effective fertility treatments in a timely manner for women having problems with conception, according to latest guidelines from NICE.
February 20, 2013

Greater treatment options for women with fertility problems
More women can receive appropriate and timely fertility treatment such as IVF, following updated guidelines from NICE.
February 20, 2013

Statement of collaboration between NICE and Public Heath England
NICE and Public Health England agreed to collaborate on future work.
February 8, 2013

Dementia, stroke and cancer among potential indicators for latest CCG Outcomes Indicator Set
Dementia, stroke, cancer, and end-of-life care are among 32 new indicators put forward for inclusion in the Clinical Commissioning Group Outcomes Indicator Set (CCG OIS).
February 4, 2013

Have your say on NICE's social care work
The Department of Health has launched a 12 week consultation to gather views on the topics for NICE's new quality standards and guidance for social care.
February 1, 2013

Experts dismiss claims NHS drug decisions are flawed
Leading experts have dismissed claims that the formula used by NICE to recommend which drugs are funded on the NHS is "flawed" and say that it is still the best available method for assessing drugs.
January 25, 2013

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