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Low back pain and sciatica in over 16s: assessment and management (NG59)

This guideline covers assessing and managing low back pain and sciatica in people aged 16 and over. It outlines physical, psychological, pharmacological and surgical treatments to help people manage their low back pain and sciatica in their daily life. The guideline aims to improve people’s quality of life by promoting the most effective forms of care for low back pain and sciatica.

NICE guideline Published November 2016

Otitis media with effusion in under 12s: surgery (CG60)

This guideline covers surgical treatment of children younger than 12 years who have fluid buildup behind their eardrum (otitis media, also known as ‘glue ear’). It aims to improve hearing and quality of life in children with otitis media.

Clinical guideline Published February 2008

Is acupuncture effective in reducing alcohol consumption compared with standard care?

Recommendation ID CG115/3 Question Is acupuncture effective in reducing alcohol consumption compared with standard care? Any explanatory

Research recommendation Published June 2015

Osteoarthritis: care and management (CG177)

This guideline covers assessing and managing osteoarthritis in adults. It covers both pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatments. It promotes effective treatment options to control joint pain and improve function in people with osteoarthritis.

Clinical guideline Published February 2014

Non-pharmacological interventions for breathlessness in advanced stages of malignant and non-malignant diseases

breathlessness in the advanced stages of some diseases. The routine use of acupuncture or acupressure; distractive auditory stimuli...

Cochrane Topic Published December 2011

Percutaneous coblation of the intervertebral disc for low back pain and sciatica (IPG543)

Evidence-based recommendations on percutaneous coblation of the intervertebral disc for low back pain and sciatica

Interventional procedures guidance Published January 2016

Non-rigid stabilisation techniques for the treatment of low back pain (IPG366)

Evidence-based recommendations on non-rigid stabilisation techniques for the treatment of low back pain

Interventional procedures guidance Published November 2010

Peripheral nerve-field stimulation for chronic low back pain (IPG451)

Evidence-based recommendations on peripheral nerve-field stimulations (using low-voltage electricity to mask pain) for chronic low back pain

Interventional procedures guidance Published March 2013

Transcutaneous electrical stimulation of the supraorbital nerve for treating and preventing migraine (IPG559)

Evidence-based recommendations on transcutaneous electrical stimulation of the supraorbital nerve for treating and preventing migraine

Interventional procedures guidance Published May 2016

Percutaneous closure of patent foramen ovale for recurrent migraine (IPG370)

Evidence-based recommendations on percutaneous closure of patent foramen ovale (PFO) for treating recurrent migraine

Interventional procedures guidance Published December 2010

Occipital nerve stimulation for intractable chronic migraine (IPG452)

Evidence-based recommendations on occiptial nerve stimulation (electrical pulses to mask pain) for intractable chronic migraine (severe headaches)

Interventional procedures guidance Published April 2013

Transcutaneous stimulation of the cervical branch of the vagus nerve for cluster headache and migraine (IPG552)

Evidence-based recommendations on transcutaneous stimulation of the cervical branch of the vagus nerve for cluster headache and migraine

Interventional procedures guidance Published March 2016

Percutaneous electrothermal treatment of the intervertebral disc annulus for low back pain and sciatica (IPG544)

Evidence-based recommendations on percutaneous electrothermal treatment of the intervertebral disc annulus for low back pain and sciatica

Interventional procedures guidance Published January 2016

Transcranial magnetic stimulation for treating and preventing migraine (IPG477)

Evidence-based recommendations on transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) for treating and preventing migraine (headaches)

Interventional procedures guidance Published January 2014