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Tens of thousands of people a year could be spared the need for a colonoscopy following new guidance from NICE.
New guideline from NICE recommends ensuring children and young people are fully informed about their health so that they are empowered to take an active role in their healthcare.
The first is on the care of children and young people who are immunocompromised and the second on antibiotics for pneumonia in adults in hospital.
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It’s important for everyone to recognise that babies, children and young people have a choice and a voice
Alice and Zoe discuss how the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) and NICE work in partnership and identify key research priorities from NICE guidance.
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Child abuse: communication is key
In this podcast:
Corinne May-Chahal, professor of applied science and chair of NICE guideline explains the crucial principles that need to be considered when responding to child abuse. What do young people think about this? Emma Harewood describes how we can recognise abuse and neglect and how we are moving forward in the field.