2003/009 NICE asked to develop guidance on treating eczema, support programmes for parents dealing with conduct disorder in children, use of statins for heart disease, and when hysterectomy is appropriate

The National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE) today welcomed the announcement of additional topics for its forward work programme.

The Department of Health and the National Assembly for Wales have formally referred: six clinical guidelines, fifteen technologies for appraisal, and a number of other topics.

These topics have been referred by by the Secretary of State for Health and the Welsh Assembly Government in line with the national priorities they have established for the NHS.

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