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NICE draft guidance recommends pertuzumab for new breast cancer indication after improved price offer from company

NICE has published final draft guidance recommending pertuzumab (Perjeta, Roche) for treating early HER2-positive breast cancer in people whose disease has spread to their lymph nodes.

News Published February 2019

Terms and conditions

Terms and conditions for the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

Published February 2019

NICE UK Open Content Licence

Our licence allows individuals, commercial organisations and non-commercial organisations to reuse NICE content free of charge in their publications, products and systems.

Published February 2019

Child abuse and neglect guidance

Find individual child abuse and neglect recommendations quickly and links to full guideline

Published February 2019

ES19: Opioid dependence: buprenorphine prolonged-release injection (Buvidal)

Summary of the evidence on buprenorphine prolonged-release subcutaneous injection (Buvidal) for opioid dependence to inform local NHS

Evidence summary Published February 2019

Topic selection

How we select the subjects for development into information, advice and guidance

Published February 2019

Get in touch

How to partner with NICE for your research.

Published February 2019

Transparency of spend

NICE transparency of spend

Published February 2019

Urinary tract infections

Everything NICE has said on diagnosing, treating and managing urinary tract infections including lower (cystitis), upper (acute pyelonephritis) and recurrent UTIs in people with or without a catheter in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published August 2012 Last updated February 2019

NICE provides first scientific advice on patient preference study design

The NICE Scientific Advice team, working with the Science Policy and Research team at NICE, has provided its first piece of advice on the design of a patient preference study.

News Published February 2019

Medtech innovation briefings

Medtech innovation briefings (MIBs) are NICE advice. They are designed to support NHS and social care commissioners and staff who are considering...

Published February 2019

NICE Evidence Services issues

The information below provides a summary of known issues and upcoming changes related to NICE Evidence Services. This information will be updated...

Published February 2019

Diagnostics advisory committee

NICE diagnostics assessment recommendations are prepared by an independent advisory committee called the diagnostics advisory committee. Standing...

Published February 2019

Medical Technologies Evaluation Programme

How to submit a new medical technology to NICE for guidance

Published February 2019


Jobs at NICE. Includes current vacancies, roles, location and salary information.

Published February 2019

Appeal panel membership

Non-executive directors Dr Rosie Benneyworth Vice Chair View profile Rosie has been a Non-Executive Director at NICE since January 2016 and Vice

Published February 2019

Technology appraisal data: cancer appraisal recommendations

We've been making recommendations on the clinical and cost-effectiveness of cancer drugs through our technology appraisal guidance since 2000. Since

Published February 2019

Helping to support young people after abuse

Angelica experienced abuse aged 12. She shares her story and talks about her role in developing NICE guidance.

News Published February 2019

Diagnose Lyme disease if bull's eye rash is present, says NICE

People showing erythema migrans, the characteristic skin rash associated with Lyme disease, can be diagnosed without the need for blood tests, NICE says in new guidance.

News Published February 2019

NICE and Public Health England publish new antibiotic prescribing guidance for patients with suspected pneumonia

These two guidelines set out an antimicrobial prescribing strategy that aims to optimise antibiotic use and reduce antibiotic resistance.

News Published February 2019

Child abuse and neglect (QS179)

Evidence-based statements to deliver quality improvements in recognising, assessing and responding to abuse and neglect of children and young people under 18

Quality standard Published February 2019

Quality Standards Advisory Committee 1 members

Find out more about the quality standards advisory committee 1 members

Published February 2019

Technology appraisal processes

We use 3 processes for assessing technologies: the single technology appraisal, the multiple technology appraisal and the fast track appraisal.

Published February 2019

Quality standards advisory committee

The Quality Standards Advisory Committees (QSAC) are independent committees that help to develop our quality standards. We have 3 committees who:...

Published February 2019

Child abuse and neglect

Everything NICE has said on child abuse and neglect in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published October 2017 Last updated February 2019


Everything NICE has said on cataracts in adults in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published October 2017 Last updated February 2019


Everything NICE has said on assessing, treating and managing glaucoma in adults in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published May 2011 Last updated February 2019

Age-related macular degeneration

Everything NICE has said on age-related macular degeneration in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published January 2018 Last updated February 2019

Pressure ulcers

Everything NICE has said on preventing and managing pressure ulcers in all age groups in primary care and community settings in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published January 2012 Last updated February 2019

MIB172: Axumin for functional imaging of prostate cancer recurrence

Advice on the use of Axumin for functional imaging of prostate cancer recurrence to aid local decision making

Medtech innovation briefing Published February 2019

NICE updates guideline on alcohol education in schools

NICE is updating its guideline on Alcohol interventions in secondary and further education.

News Published February 2019

Accreditation decisions

NICE accreditation decisions

Published February 2019

Corporate publications

Links to our annual reports and business plan

Published February 2019

Patient access schemes liaison unit

Patient access schemes and the NICE Patient Access Liaison Unit When assessing new drugs and treatments, NICE looks at the cost of the treatment and...

Published February 2019


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Published February 2019


NICE Annual Conference 2019 9 May 2019, Hilton Manchester Deansgate NICE 2019: Transforming care celebrates 20 years of NICE's commitment to...

News Published February 2019

Apply to be a committee chair

We're looking for experienced leaders to chair NICE committees in 2019

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Resources for administrators

Resources for OpenAthens and Knowledge Base administrators

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Frequently asked questions

Why seek advice? Our evaluation programmes require certain types of evidence about the technology being appraised. Our advice ensures that your...

Published February 2019

Antimicrobial prescribing guidelines

Evidence-based antimicrobial prescribing guidance for primary and secondary care with a focus on bacterial infection and antibiotic use.

Published February 2019

Sustainability and transformation

We provide practical support to Sustainability and Transformation Partnerships (STPs) and Integrated Care Systems (ICSs) at a local level.

Published February 2019

Sedation in children and young people

Everything NICE has said on sedation for diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in infants, children and young people in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published December 2015 Last updated February 2019

Skin conditions

Everything NICE has said on managing skin conditions and skin damage in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published March 2015 Last updated February 2019

Cough (acute): antimicrobial prescribing (NG120)

Evidence-based recommendations on an antimicrobial prescribing strategy for acute cough associated with an upper respiratory tract infection or acute bronchitis

Antimicrobial prescribing guideline Published February 2019

Join a committee

Take an active role in producing a NICE guideline or quality standard.

Published February 2019


Fellows are experience health and social care leaders who are our ambassadors at regional and national levels

Published February 2019

Resource planner (formerly known as the forward planner)

Our tool to help you plan for and implement NICE guidance. View upcoming guidance and understand the impact of guidance on your resources. Previously known as the forward planner.

Published February 2019


Scholarships are one year opportunities to improve quality of care and contribute to your professional development

Published February 2019