Applications are now open for NICE’s prestigious Fellows and Scholars programme, which is entering its seventh year.
05 October 2015
Any concerns about the overdiagnosis of patients should be balanced by the effectiveness that preventive action has against disease, according to the Chair of NICE.
02 October 2015
NICE is sponsoring 4 ‘vanguards’ – organisations joining together who are piloting new models of care as part of the NHS Five Year Forward View.
23 September 2015
Home care visits to elderly people should last for at least half an hour and focus on what they can or would like to do rather than on what they can’t do, says NICE.
23 September 2015
Antibiotics should not be prescribed to prevent infective endocarditis - a potentially fatal heart infection, NICE has reaffirmed.
NICE says adults with a 10-year risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) of 10 per cent or more should be given advice on lifestyle changes before any statin therapy is offered.
22 September 2015
|Title||Process||Consultation period||Sort date|
|Lung cancer (non-small-cell, anaplastic lymphoma kinase positive, previously treated) - ceritinib [ID729]: appraisal consultation||STA||20151006|
|Diagnostic services: the scope||CG||20151005|
|Medicines optimisation: quality standard consultation||QSD||20151005|
|Food allergy and anaphylaxis: quality standard consultation||QSD||20151005|
|Percutaneous intradiscal radiofrequency treatment of the intervertebral disc nucleus for low back pain: consultation||IP||20151002|
|Percutaneous coblation of the intervertebral disc for low back pain and sciatica: consultation||IP||20151002|
|Tests for rapidly identifying bloodstream bacteria and fungi (LightCycler SeptiFast Test MGRADE, SepsiTest and IRIDICA BAC BSI assay): consultation||DT||20150930|
|Bronchiolitis: topic engagement||QSD||20150924|
|Home care: topic engagement||QSD||20150923|
|Workplace health - older employees: draft guideline consultation||PHG||20150918|
|Chronic heart failure in adults: quality standard consultation||QSD||20150917|
|Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis - nintedanib [ID752]: appraisal consultation||STA||20150911|
|Transition from children's to adults' services: draft guideline consultation||SC||20150910|
|Antimicrobial resistance - changing risk-related behaviours in the general population: draft guideline consultation||PHG||20150908|
|Upper aerodigestive tract cancer: draft guideline consultation||CG||20150903|
|Motor neurone disease: topic engagement||QSD||20150901|
|Motor Neurone Disease: draft guideline consultation||CG||20150901|