Further explanation of the methodology used can be found in the quality standards Process guide on the NICE website.
The document below contains recommendations from NICE guidance that were used by the Quality Standards Advisory Committee to develop the quality standard statements and measures.
Transient loss of consciousness in adults and young people. NICE clinical guideline 109 (2010).
Health and Social Care Information Centre (2013) HES-MHMDS data linkage report, additional analysis – 2011–12, Experimental statistics (figures on syncope and collapse, p11).