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What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of levothyroxine for people under 65 with symptomatic subclinical hypothyroidism?

Recommendation ID NG145/7 Question What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of levothyroxine for people under 65 with symptomatic subclinical

Research recommendation Published February 2020

What is the long-term clinical and cost effectiveness, including safety, of radioactive iodine for hyperthyroidism?

Recommendation ID NG145/4 Question What is the long-term clinical and cost effectiveness, including safety, of radioactive iodine for hyperthyroidism

Research recommendation Published February 2020

What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of treatment (antithyroid drugs or radioactive iodine) for improving long-term health outcomes for people with subclinical hyperthyroidism?

Recommendation ID NG145/2 Question What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of treatment (antithyroid drugs or radioactive iodine) for

Research recommendation Published February 2020

What is the effectiveness and safety of sacral nerve stimulation and transanal irrigation compared to symptomatic treatment for people with major low anterior resection syndrome?

Recommendation ID NG151/2 Question What is the effectiveness and safety of sacral nerve stimulation and transanal irrigation compared to

Research recommendation Published February 2020

What is the most clinically and cost-effective treatment for diverticular disease?

Recommendation ID NG147/3 Question What is the most clinically and cost-effective treatment for diverticular disease? Any explanatory

Research recommendation Published February 2020

What are the emission profiles of indoor air pollutants released from building materials in a lived-in home environment?

Recommendation ID NG149/4 Question What are the emission profiles of indoor air pollutants released from building materials in a lived-in

Research recommendation Published February 2020

What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of antibiotics for the management of acute diverticulitis in primary care?

Recommendation ID NG147/1 Question What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of antibiotics for the management of acute diverticulitis

Research recommendation Published February 2020

The committee recommended further research on the incidence and effect of post-contrast acute kidney injury (PC‑AKI) in people with eGFR less than 30 ml/min/1.73 m2.

Recommendation ID DG37/1 Question The committee recommended further research on the incidence and effect of post-contrast acute kidney injury

Research recommendation Published February 2020

What is the effectiveness, cost effectiveness and acceptability of social prescribing for carers?

Recommendation ID NG150/5 Question What is the effectiveness, cost effectiveness and acceptability of social prescribing for carers?

Research recommendation Published February 2020

What is the effectiveness, cost effectiveness and acceptability of carer passport schemes?

Recommendation ID NG150/4 Question What is the effectiveness, cost effectiveness and acceptability of carer passport schemes? Any explanatory

Research recommendation Published February 2020

What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of percutaneous thermal ablation for benign thyroid nodules?

Recommendation ID NG145/9 Question What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of percutaneous thermal ablation for benign thyroid nodules

Research recommendation Published February 2020

The committee recommended studies to collect data on the rates of cancelled CT scans, whether cancelled appointments are filled and the effect on patients' experience before and after the introduction of point-of-care (POC) creatinine devices to radiology departments.

Recommendation ID DG37/3 Question The committee recommended studies to collect data on the rates of cancelled CT scans, whether cancelled

Research recommendation Published February 2020

The committee recommended that a suitable risk factor screening tool for identifying risk of PC‑AKI for use across the NHS in people presenting for an outpatient CT scan with contrast agent is developed or an existing tool is validated.

Recommendation ID DG37/2 Question The committee recommended that a suitable risk factor screening tool for identifying risk of PC‑AKI for

Research recommendation Published February 2020

Leg ulcers

Everything NICE has said on leg ulcers in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published February 2020

Intrapartum care

Everything NICE has said on the care of healthy women and their babies during childbirth in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published November 2011 Last updated February 2020

Antimicrobial prescribing for common infections

Everything NICE has said on antimicrobial prescribing for common infections in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published October 2017 Last updated February 2020

Skin conditions

Everything NICE has said on managing skin conditions and skin damage in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published March 2015 Last updated February 2020

Pressure ulcers

Everything NICE has said on preventing and managing pressure ulcers in all age groups in primary care and community settings in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published January 2012 Last updated February 2020

Foot care for people with diabetes

Everything NICE has said on preventing and managing foot problems in children, young people and adults with type 1 or 2 diabetes in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published May 2011 Last updated February 2020

Varicose veins in the legs

Everything NICE has said on diagnosing and managing varicose veins in the legs in an interactive flowchart.

NICE Pathway Published July 2013 Last updated February 2020

Abortion care

Everything NICE has said on abortion care in an interactive flowchart.

NICE Pathway Published September 2019 Last updated February 2020

Cerebral palsy

Everything NICE has said on cerebral palsy in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published January 2017 Last updated February 2020

Coeliac disease

Everything NICE has said on recognising, diagnosing and managing coeliac disease in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published October 2012 Last updated February 2020

Myocardial infarction with ST-segment elevation

Everything NICE has said on the acute management of myocardial infarction with ST-segment elevation in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published July 2013 Last updated January 2020

Aortic aneurysms

Everything NICE has said on aortic aneurysms in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published March 2014 Last updated January 2020

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Everything NICE has said on diagnosing and managing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in people aged 16 and over in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published May 2011 Last updated January 2020

Chest pain

Everything NICE has said on assessing and managing recent suspected cardiac chest pain including acute coronary syndromes and stable angina in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published November 2016 Last updated January 2020

Acutely ill patients in hospital

Everything NICE has said on recognising and responding to acute illness in adults in hospital in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published August 2012 Last updated January 2020

Pneumonia

Everything NICE has said on diagnosing and managing community- and hospital-acquired pneumonia in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published December 2014 Last updated January 2020

Gastrointestinal conditions

Everything NICE has said on gastrointestinal conditions in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published November 2013 Last updated January 2020

Antenatal care for uncomplicated pregnancies

Everything NICE has said on antenatal care for healthy women with uncomplicated pregnancies in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published November 2011 Last updated January 2020

Headaches

Everything NICE has said on the most common primary headache disorders in young people aged 12 years and older and adults in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published September 2012 Last updated January 2020

Fertility, pregnancy and childbirth

Everything NICE has said on fertility, pregnancy and childbirth in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published September 2016 Last updated January 2020

Gastrointestinal cancers

Everything NICE has said on gastrointestinal cancers in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published November 2013 Last updated January 2020

Colorectal cancer

Everything NICE has said on diagnosing and managing colorectal (bowel) cancer in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published November 2011 Last updated January 2020

Preterm labour and birth

Everything NICE has said on the care of women in or at risk of preterm labour or having a planned preterm birth in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published November 2015 Last updated January 2020

Thyroid disease

Everything NICE has said on thyroid disease in children, young people and adults in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published November 2019 Last updated January 2020

Lung cancer

Everything NICE has said on diagnosing and treating lung cancer in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published March 2012 Last updated January 2020

Prevention and control of healthcare-associated infections

Everything NICE has said on preventing and controlling healthcare-associated infections in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published March 2012 Last updated January 2020

Supporting adult carers

Everything NICE has said on supporting adults carers in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published January 2020

Self-limiting respiratory tract and ear infections – antibiotic prescribing

Everything NICE has said on antibiotic prescribing for self-limiting respiratory tract and ear infections in primary care in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published August 2012 Last updated January 2020

Hepatitis B (chronic)

Everything NICE has said on diagnosing and managing chronic hepatitis B in children, young people and adults in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published June 2013 Last updated January 2020

Antimicrobial stewardship

Everything NICE has said on effective antimicrobial medicine use and preventing the spread of resistant microbes in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published August 2015 Last updated January 2020

Neutropenic sepsis

Everything NICE has said on preventing, identifying and managing neutropenic sepsis in children, young people and adults in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published September 2012 Last updated January 2020

Advanced breast cancer

Everything NICE has said on diagnosing and treating advanced breast cancer in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published May 2011 Last updated January 2020

Ovarian cancer

Everything NICE has said on recognising and managing ovarian cancer in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published February 2012 Last updated January 2020

Rheumatoid arthritis

Everything NICE has said on managing rheumatoid arthritis in adults in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published April 2013 Last updated January 2020

Influenza

Everything NICE has said on influenza in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published August 2018 Last updated January 2020