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Naltrexone for the management of opioid dependence (TA115)

Evidence-based recommendations on naltrexone (Nalorex) for the management of opioid dependence

Technology appraisal guidance Published January 2007

Opioids for pain relief in palliative care

Everything NICE has said on prescribing strong opioids in adults with advanced and progressive disease in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published June 2012 Last updated June 2017

Palliative care for adults: strong opioids for pain relief (CG140)

This guideline covers safe and effective prescribing of strong opioids for pain relief in adults with advanced and progressive disease. It aims to clarify the clinical pathway for prescribing and help to improve pain management and patient safety. Care during the last 2 to 3 days of life is covered by care of dying adults in the last days of life.

Clinical guideline Published May 2012 Last updated August 2016

Major trauma: assessment and initial management (NG39)

This guideline covers the rapid identification and early management of major trauma in pre-hospital and hospital settings, including ambulance services, emergency departments, major trauma centres and trauma units. It aims to reduce deaths and disabilities in people with serious injuries by improving the quality of their immediate care. It does not cover care for people with burns.

NICE guideline Published February 2016

Spinal injury: assessment and initial management (NG41)

This guideline covers the assessment and early management of spinal column and spinal cord injury in pre-hospital settings (including ambulance services), emergency departments and major trauma centres. It covers traumatic injuries to the spine but does not cover spinal injury caused by a disease.It aims to reduce death and disability by improving the quality of emergency and urgent care.

NICE guideline Published February 2016

Caesarean section (CG132)

This guideline covers when to offer caesarean section, procedural aspects of the operation and care after caesarean section. It aims to improve the consistency and quality of care for women who are considering a caesarean section or have had a caesarean section in the past and are now pregnant again.

Clinical guideline Published November 2011 Last updated August 2012

ESUOM11: Induction of labour in late intrauterine fetal death: vaginal misoprostol (after oral mifepristone)

Summary of the evidence on vaginal misoprostol (after oral mifepristone) for induction labour in late intrauterine fetal death (IUFD)..

Evidence summary Published April 2013

Sickle cell disease: acute painful episode

Everything NICE has said on managing acute painful sickle cell disease episodes in patients presenting to hospital until discharge in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published June 2012 Last updated June 2017

Sickle cell disease (QS58)

This quality standard covers managing acute painful episodes of sickle cell disease in hospital. It includes pain relief and care for children, young people and adults, from presentation in hospital until discharge. It describes high-quality care in priority areas for improvement.

Quality standard Published April 2014

Trauma

Everything NICE has said on assessing and managing trauma in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published February 2016 Last updated January 2019

KTT21: Medicines optimisation in chronic pain

with medication incidents generally. Five controlled drugs (morphine, diamorphine, fentanyl, midazolam and oxycodone) were responsible...

Key therapeutic topic Published January 2017 Last updated March 2019

Intrapartum care for healthy women and babies (CG190)

This guideline covers the care of healthy women and their babies, during labour and immediately after the birth. It focuses on women who give birth between 37 and 42 weeks of pregnancy (‘term’). The guideline helps women to make an informed choice about where to have their baby. It also aims to reduce variation in areas of care such as fetal monitoring during labour and management of the third stage of labour.

Clinical guideline Published December 2014 Last updated February 2017

ESNM71: Moderate to severe acute postĀ­-operative pain: sufentanil sublingual tablet system

Summary of the evidence on the sufentanil sublingual tablet system for treating postĀ­operative pain to inform local NHS planning and decision-making

Evidence summary Published March 2016