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The NICE press team issues press releases on all published Clinical Guidelines, Technology Appraisals, and Public Health guidance, as well as for consultations on draft guidance and other news from NICE. Press releases are usually issued under embargo on the day before they are published on the website. If you are a journalist and would like to be added to our mailing list, please send an email to pressoffice@nice.org.uk or call the press team on 0845 003 7782.

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NICE publishes draft guidance on tests for bleeding problems during and after cardiac surgery
NICE has published draft diagnostics guidance recommending two viscoelastometric testing devices to help detect, manage and monitor blood clotting (haemostasis) in people during and after cardiac surgery, for public consultation
April 8, 2014

Draft NICE guidance to stop serious harm to patients who are allergic to a medicine they repeatedly take
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence has published draft guidance which aims to address confusion over the clinical management of people affected by drug allergy. The draft recommendations address major issues identified by providing best practice advice for healthcare professionals at all levels on diagnosis, documentation and communication of drug allergy in adults, young people and children.
April 4, 2014

NICE to meet you: Institute welcomes new intake of Fellows and Scholars
National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) announces its newest intake of Fellows and Scholars
April 3, 2014

NICE updating NHS guidelines to plug care gap for patients with common digestive disorders
People with some common but potentially serious digestive disorders may not be getting the most effective treatments or care from hospitals or specialist NHS services. Now NICE is updating its guidance to plug this care gap.
April 2, 2014

NICE recommends tests to help diagnose and manage asthma
NICE has issued final guidance recommending the use of a simple test to help clinicians in the diagnosis and management of asthma. People with asthma often have inflamed lungs and breathe out higher levels of nitric oxide. In the new guidance, NICE recommends 3 devices to measure the levels of nitric oxide a person is breathing out. They are NIOX MINO and NIOX VERO (Aerocrine), and NObreath (Bedfont Scientific Ltd).
April 2, 2014

NICE consults on new draft guideline for improving oral health
NICE has published a draft guideline to help local authorities improve oral health.
April 1, 2014

NICE set not to recommend ustekinumab for psoriatic arthritis
Final draft guidance, from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence, published today does not recommend ustekinumab (Stelara) for psoriatic arthritis.
March 28, 2014

NICE seeks views on how it assesses drugs and other technologies for the NHS
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence has begun a formal consultation on proposed changes to the way it makes recommendations on new medicines and other treatments for use in the NHS.
March 27, 2014

NICE guidance says treatment to cure common hospital-acquired infection is safe and effective
NICE has published new guidance on a ?transplant? procedure to treat people with recurring Clostridium difficile (C. diff) infections, a bacterial gut infection that can potentially lead to life threatening complications and is most commonly caught in hospitals.
March 26, 2014

New NICE public health guidance to reduce unwanted pregnancies
NICE publishes public health guidance to reduce unwanted pregnancies among young people through improved contraceptive services.
March 26, 2014

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