Everything NICE has said on pharmacological management of neuropathic pain in adults in non-specialist settings in an interactive flowchart
This guideline covers managing neuropathic pain (nerve pain) with pharmacological treatments (drugs) in adults in non-specialist settings. It aims to improve quality of life for people with conditions such as neuralgia, shingles and diabetic neuropathy by reducing pain and promoting increased participation in all aspects of daily living. The guideline sets out how drug treatments for neuropathic pain differ from traditional pain management.
This document summarises the evidence base on medicines optimisation in chronic pain . It is a key therapeutic topic that has been identified to support medicines optimisation. It is not formal NICE guidance .
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This guideline covers diagnosing and managing multiple sclerosis in people aged 18 and over. It aims to improve the quality of life for adults with multiple sclerosis by promoting symptom management, comprehensive reviews and effective relapse treatment.
also used outside of its product licence (off-label use) for treating neuropathic pain, migraine, depression and dementia. If valproate...
This guideline covers the planning and management of end of life and palliative care in for infants, children and young people (aged 0–17 years) with life-limiting conditions. It aims to involve children, young people and their families in decisions about their care, and improve the support that is available to them throughout their lives.
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This guideline covers the initial assessment of symptoms and signs that might indicate a neurological condition. It helps non-specialist healthcare professionals to identify people who should be offered referral for specialist investigation.
Everything NICE has said on assessing and managing upper aerodigestive tract cancer in young people and adults in an interactive flowchart
Question For children and young people with intractable cancer-related pain and pain associated with specific diseases...
This document summarises the evidence base on suicide prevention: optimising medicines and reducing access to medicines as a means of suicide . It is a key therapeutic topic that has been identified to support medicines optimisation. It is not formal NICE guidance .
This guideline covers preventing and managing foot problems in children, young people and adults with diabetes. It aims to reduce variation in practice, including antibiotic prescribing for diabetic foot infections.
This guideline covers the care and management of type 2 diabetes in adults (aged 18 and over). It focuses on patient education, dietary advice, managing cardiovascular risk, managing blood glucose levels, and identifying and managing long-term complications.
Everything NICE has said on assessing and managing recent suspected cardiac chest pain including acute coronary syndromes and stable angina in an interactive flowchart
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Details of former NICE fellows
NICE has today (28 March) published a summary for healthcare professionals bringing together all its recommendations and other safety advice on the drug valproate.