Further explanation of the methodology used can be found in the quality standards Process guide on the NICE website.
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.
Sickle cell acute painful episode. NICE clinical guideline 143 (2012).
Sickle cell acute painful episode: clinical audit tool. NICE clinical guideline 143 (2012).