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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

The percentage of women, on the register, prescribed an oral or patch contraceptive method in the preceding 12 months who have also received information from the contractor about long acting reversible methods of contraception in the preceding 12 months (Inherited)

The percentage of women, on the register, prescribed an oral or patch contraceptive method in the preceding 12 months who have also received...

General practice indicator suitable for use in the QOF Published February 2020

What interventions are effective and cost effective at raising awareness of the health risks of damp and mould in the home?

Recommendation ID NG149/5 Question What interventions are effective and cost effective at raising awareness of the health risks of damp

Research recommendation Published February 2020

Which signs and symptoms (or combinations of signs and symptoms) predict a diagnosis of Kawasaki disease in children under 5 presenting with fever lasting 5 days or more?

Recommendation ID NG143/8 Question Which signs and symptoms (or combinations of signs and symptoms) predict a diagnosis of Kawasaki disease

Research recommendation Published February 2020

What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of cannabis-based medicinal products other than THC: CBD spray for children, young people and adults with spasticity? In particular, what is the impact of spasticity on improvements in quality of life?

Recommendation ID NG144/5 Question What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of cannabis-based medicinal products other than THC: CBD

Research recommendation Published February 2020

What is the effectiveness of personal health and social care budgets in supporting carers to return to work, education or training?

Recommendation ID NG150/2 Question What is the effectiveness of personal health and social care budgets in supporting carers to return to

Research recommendation Published February 2020

What are the clinically and cost-effective surgical approaches to managing complicated acute diverticulitis, including timing of surgery (elective or emergency)?

Recommendation ID NG147/5 Question What are the clinically and cost-effective surgical approaches to managing complicated acute diverticulitis

Research recommendation Published February 2020

What training, support or interventions help to reduce caring-related accidents or incidents?

Recommendation ID NG150/3 Question What training, support or interventions help to reduce caring-related accidents or incidents? Any

Research recommendation Published February 2020

What are the risk factors for diverticulosis progressing to diverticular disease?

Recommendation ID NG147/6 Question What are the risk factors for diverticulosis progressing to diverticular disease? Any explanatory

Research recommendation Published February 2020

Can risk of contrast-induced acute kidney injury be stratified by eGFR thresholds?

Recommendation ID NG148/1 Question Can risk of contrast-induced acute kidney injury be stratified by eGFR thresholds? Any explanatory

Research recommendation Published February 2020

What is the effectiveness, cost effectiveness and acceptability of the whole family approach to carers' assessments?

Recommendation ID NG150/1 Question What is the effectiveness, cost effectiveness and acceptability of the whole family approach to carers'

Research recommendation Published February 2020

What is the cost effectiveness and safety of non-surgical ablation and stereotactic body radiotherapy compared to resection for people with metastatic colorectal cancer in the lung amenable to local treatment?

Recommendation ID NG151/1 Question What is the cost effectiveness and safety of non-surgical ablation and stereotactic body radiotherapy

Research recommendation Published February 2020

Does the addition of THC to CBD have an effect on seizure frequency, brain structure and neuropsychological performance when compared with both CBD alone and placebo in epileptic disorders in children, young people and adults?

Recommendation ID NG144/4 Question Does the addition of THC to CBD have an effect on seizure frequency, brain structure and neuropsychological

Research recommendation Published February 2020

What information and support do people with diverticulosis, diverticular disease or acute diverticulitis need?

Recommendation ID NG147/4 Question What information and support do people with diverticulosis, diverticular disease or acute diverticulitis

Research recommendation Published February 2020

Evidence on the safety of irreversible electroporation for primary liver cancer shows serious but infrequent and well-recognised complications. Evidence on its efficacy is inadequate in quantity and quality. Therefore, this procedure should only be used in the context of research.

Recommendation ID IPG664/1 Question Evidence on the safety of irreversible electroporation for primary liver cancer shows serious but infrequent

Research recommendation Published February 2020

What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of selenium for people with subclinical hypothyroidism?

Recommendation ID NG145/11 Question What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of selenium for people with subclinical hypothyroidism?

Research recommendation Published 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

Aortic aneurysms

Everything NICE has said on aortic aneurysms in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published March 2014 Last updated January 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

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

Colorectal cancer (NG151)

This guideline covers managing colorectal (bowel) cancer in people aged 18 and over. It aims to improve quality of life and survival for adults with colorectal cancer through management of local disease and management of secondary tumours (metastatic disease).

NICE guideline Published 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

Fetoscopic prenatal repair for open neural tube defects in the fetus (IPG667)

Evidence-based recommendations on fetoscopic prenatal repair of open neural tube defects in the fetus

Interventional procedures guidance Published January 2020

Open prenatal repair for open neural tube defects in the fetus (IPG668)

Evidence-based recommendations on open prenatal repair of open neural tube defects in the fetus

Interventional procedures guidance Published January 2020