Further explanation of the methodology used can be found in the quality standards process guide.
The documents below contain recommendations from NICE guidance or other NICE‑accredited recommendations that were used by the Quality Standards Advisory Committee to develop the quality standard statements and measures.
Multiple sclerosis in adults: management (2014) NICE guideline CG186
It is important that the quality standard is considered alongside current policy documents, including:
Department of Health (2011) The risk sharing scheme for disease modifying therapies in MS
Department of Health (2005) National service framework for long term conditions
The Health and Social Care Information Centre (2015) Hospital episode statistics