Opportunity to improve care for people with suspected late stage macular degeneration, says NICE.

Opportunity to improve care for people with suspected late stage macular degeneration, says NICE.

People with suspected late AMD (wet active) should be referred to a macula service within one working day, says NICE in guidance published today.

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Newcastle University wins first NICE AdviSeME Prize

Newcastle University wins first NICE AdviSeME Prize

NICE Scientific Advice has announced that Newcastle University is the first winner of the NICE AdviSeME Prize for its novel prognostic skin cancer test.

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NICE final draft guidance recommends gene therapy for rare ‘bubble baby syndrome’

NICE final draft guidance recommends gene therapy for rare ‘bubble baby syndrome’

Strimvelis, a treatment for an ultra-rare inherited immune deficiency condition that has been dubbed ‘bubble baby syndrome’ has been approved by NICE in final draft guidance.

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Support people to make decisions if they have capacity but find it difficult, NICE says

Support people to make decisions if they have capacity but find it difficult, NICE says

Health and social care professionals should support people to make decisions who find it difficult, NICE says in new draft guidance.

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