Using this guide
This style guide tells you NICE's standard way to express concepts, spell words and format phrases.
It's grouped by themes so you can quickly make the right style choice.
You can search the style guide by:
clicking into the relevant section and pressing Ctrl+f (PC) or ⌘+f (Mac)
typing the word or search term that you're looking for and pressing Return
clicking 'Download', selecting 'Save as PDF', and then searching the PDF of the entire style guide.
We've put this style guide together to help us all write consistently.
If you're looking for advice on how to write crisp and clear text read our writing for NICE guide.
For grammar tips and to check spellings use Cambridge dictionary.
For easy to understand language about conditions, check the A to Z of NHS health writing.
If something is not covered, check NHS digital's style guide.