Status Complete
Developed As CG
Topic area
  • Musculoskeletal

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Key events during the development of the guidance:

Date Update
30 November 2016 Expected publication
30 November 2016 Guidance published
28 November 2016 Stakeholder list updated
01 June 2016 Committee meeting
24 March 2016 - 05 May 2016 Draft guidance consultation
31 March 2016 Equality impact assessment published
08 February 2016 Pre-consultation documents released
27 January 2014 The NCCs may make a focused call for evidence on specific clinical questions or subquestions, after it has done initial searches. It will be able to make a call at any point during development of the guideline, and stakeholders will usually be given 4weeks to respond. The NCC will approach all registered stakeholders for this evidence. The NCC may not issue any calls for evidence for a guideline if the Guideline Development Group (GDG) feels it is not necessary. In addition, the NCCs will accept relevant confidential data for consideration by the GDG.The Health Economic plan, review questions and search strategies will be available on the website 5 weeks prior to consultation commencing.
23 January 2014 The scope defines what aspects of care are covered by the guideline and to whom it applies. Comments that were made by stakeholders during the consultation on the scope can be seen in the scope consultation table. The Guideline Development Group (GDG) oversees the development process.
19 November 2013 Consultation on the draft scope is complete and the scope is being modified in the light of comments received. When completed it will be posted on the website. It will define what aspects of care the guideline will cover and to whom it will apply. The National Collaborating Centre and the Institute are in the process of agreeing details of the workplan including how the development will progress, the membership of the Guideline Development Group and timescales
21 October 2013 The draft scope is out for consultation with stakeholders. The scope defines what aspects of care the guideline will cover and to whom it will apply. If you wish to comment, you need to do so via one of the registered stakeholder organisations listed, by the deadline shown.
21 October 2013 The NCC is currently looking to recruit members for the Guideline Development Group (GDG)
11 July 2013 The remit was received from the Department of Health and the Welsh Government as part of the Institute's work programme

For further information on the guideline development process, please read how we develop NICE guidelines