Appendix E: Supporting documents

Appendix E: Supporting documents

Supporting documents are available online. These include the following.

  • Reviews of effectiveness and cost effectiveness:

    • Mapping review: 'Guidance for primary care services and employers on the management of long-term sickness and incapacity: mapping review'.

    • Review 1: 'Review of the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of interventions, strategies, programmes and policies to reduce the number of employees who move from short-term to long-term sickness absence and to help employees on long-term sickness absence return to work'.

    • Review 2: 'Review of the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of interventions, strategies, programmes and policies to reduce the number of employees who take long-term sickness absence on a recurring basis'.

    • Review 3: 'Review of the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of interventions, strategies, programmes and policies to help recipients of incapacity benefits return to employment (paid and unpaid)'.

  • Expert papers:

    • Paper 1: 'Expert patients' programme'.

    • Paper 2: 'Condition management'.

    • Paper 3: 'Discrimination in the labour market'.

    • Paper 4: 'Regional employability programmes'.

    • Paper 5: 'Evaluation of Camden GP surgery pilot'.

  • Economic analysis: 'Modelling the cost effectiveness of interventions, strategies, programmes and policies to reduce the number of employees on sickness absence'.

  • Consultation report: 'Responses to the evidence consultation on long-term sickness absence and incapacity'.

  • Fieldwork report: 'Testing NICE draft guidance: managing long-term sickness absence and incapacity to work'.

  • A quick reference guide for professionals whose remit includes public health and for interested members of the public.

For information on how NICE public health guidance is developed, see:

  • National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)