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.
Food allergy in under 19s: assessment and diagnosis (2011) NICE guideline CG116
It is important that the quality standard is considered alongside current policy documents, including:
NHS England (2013) Specialised Immunology and Allergy Services Clinical Reference Group service specification. Specialised allergy services (all ages)
NHS England (2013) Specialised Paediatric Services Clinical Reference Group service specification. Paediatric medicine: specialised allergy services
World Allergy Organization (2013) WAO white book on allergy: update 2013
Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (2011) Allergy care pathways for children: food allergy
Department of Health (2007) Government response to the science and technology committee report on allergy