Tools and resources

Appendix F: Suggested sources for scoping

Appendix F: Suggested sources for scoping

Type of information


NICE guidance and products

Other guidance and standards

  • Evidence search (NICE Evidence Services)

  • Trip database

  • Clinical knowledge summaries

  • Websites of national organisations (for example, NHS England, Public Health England, Social Care Institute for Excellence [SCIE])

  • Royal college/professional body websites

  • Charity, and other community and voluntary sector websites (including equality organisations, for example, Race Equality Foundation's Better Health briefings)

  • Patient and service user organisation websites (NICE's Public Involvement Programme [PIP] can advise further)

Guidelines, reviews and economic evaluations

Policy and legislation

  • Government and other policy websites (for example,

  • Regulatory authority websites (for example, General Dental Council, General Medical Council)

Real world data

Real world data (directory)

Datasets, audits, surveys, registries

Information on the experiences of patients, service users and carers, or the target population


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