We use the best available evidence to develop recommendations that guide decisions in health, public health and social care.
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Review the evidence across broad health and social care topics.
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People who incorrectly believe they are allergic to penicillin are unnecessarily put at an increased risk of developing MRSA or C difficile, NICE warns today.
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