Development sources

Further explanation of the methodology used can be found in the quality standards process guide on the NICE website.

Evidence sources

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.

Psoriasis: assessment and management (2012, updated 2017) NICE guideline CG153

Policy context

It is important that the quality standard is considered alongside current policy documents, including:

British Association of Dermatologists and Royal College of Physicians (2008) UK audit of provision of care for psoriasis patients

Definitions and data sources for the quality measures