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The percentage of patients aged 79 or under with coronary heart disease in whom the last blood pressure reading (measured in the preceding 12 months) is 140/90 mmHg or less

The percentage of patients aged 79 or under with coronary heart disease in whom the last blood pressure reading (measured in the preceding 12 months)...

General practice indicator suitable for use in the QOF Published August 2019

The percentage of patients aged 79 or under with peripheral arterial disease in whom the last blood pressure reading (measured in the preceding 12 months) is 140/90 mmHg or less

The percentage of patients aged 79 or under with peripheral arterial disease in whom the last blood pressure reading (measured in the preceding 12...

General practice indicator suitable for use in the QOF Published August 2019

The percentage of patients aged 79 or under with stroke or TIA in whom the last blood pressure reading (measured in the preceding 12 months) is 140/90 mmHg or less

The percentage of patients aged 79 or under with stroke or TIA in whom the last blood pressure reading (measured in the preceding 12 months) is 140/90

General practice indicator suitable for use in the QOF Published August 2019

The percentage of patients aged 80 years and over with a history of stroke or TIA in whom the last blood pressure reading (measured in the preceding 12 months) is 150/90 mmHg or less

The percentage of patients aged 80 years and over with a history of stroke or TIA in whom the last blood pressure reading (measured in the preceding...

General practice indicator suitable for use in the QOF Published August 2019

The percentage of patients aged 80 years and over with hypertension in whom the last recorded blood pressure (measured in the preceding 9 months) is 150/90 or less

The percentage of patients aged 80 years and over with hypertension in whom the last recorded blood pressure (measured in the preceding 9 months) is...

General practice indicator suitable for use in the QOF Published August 2019

The percentage of patients aged 80 years or over with coronary heart disease in whom the last blood pressure reading (measured in the preceding 12 months) is 150/90 mmHg or less.

The percentage of patients aged 80 years or over with coronary heart disease in whom the last blood pressure reading (measured in the preceding 12...

General practice indicator suitable for use in the QOF Published August 2019

Trauma

Everything NICE has said on assessing and managing trauma in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published February 2016 Last updated August 2019

The percentage of patients aged 80 years or over with peripheral arterial disease in whom the last blood pressure reading (measured in the preceding 12 months) is 150/90 mmHg or less.

The percentage of patients aged 80 years or over with peripheral arterial disease in whom the last blood pressure reading (measured in the preceding...

General practice indicator suitable for use in the QOF Published August 2019

The percentage of patients registered at the practice aged 65 years and over who have been diagnosed with one or more of the following conditions: coronary heart disease, heart failure, hypertension, diabetes, CKD, PAD, or stroke/TIA who have had a pulse rhythm assessment in the preceding 12 months.

The percentage of patients registered at the practice aged 65 years and over who have been diagnosed with one or more of the following conditions:...

General practice indicator suitable for use in the QOF Published August 2019

The percentage of patients under 80 years old with hypertension in whom the last recorded blood pressure (measured in the preceding 9 months) is 140/90 or less

NICE indicators. NM53 hypertension guidance.

General practice indicator suitable for use in the QOF Published August 2019

The percentage of patients diagnosed with hypertension (diagnosed on or after 1 April 2009) who are given lifestyle advice in the preceding 12 months for: smoking cessation, safe alcohol consumption and healthy diet

The percentage of patients diagnosed with hypertension (diagnosed on or after 1 April 2009) who are given lifestyle advice in the preceding 12 months...

General practice indicator suitable for use in the QOF Published August 2019

The percentage of patients with a new diagnosis of hypertension (diagnosed on or after 1 April 2014) which has been confirmed by ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM) or home blood pressure monitoring (HBPM) in the three months before entering on to the register

The percentage of patients with a new diagnosis of hypertension (diagnosed on or after 1 April 2014) which has been confirmed by ambulatory blood...

General practice indicator suitable for use in the QOF Published August 2019

The percentage of patients with a new diagnosis of hypertension in the preceding 1st April to 31st March who have a record of a 12 lead ECG performed in the three months before or after the date of entry to the hypertension register

The percentage of patients with a new diagnosis of hypertension in the preceding 1st April to 31st March who have a record of a 12 lead ECG performed...

General practice indicator suitable for use in the QOF Published August 2019

The percentage of patients with a new diagnosis of hypertension in the preceding 1st April to 31st March who have a record of a test for haematuria in the three months before or after the date of entry to the hypertension register.

The percentage of patients with a new diagnosis of hypertension in the preceding 1st April to 31st March who have a record of a test for haematuria in

General practice indicator suitable for use in the QOF Published August 2019

The percentage of patients with a new diagnosis of hypertension in the preceding 1st April to 31st March who have a record of urinary albumin: creatinine ratio test in the three months before or after the date of entry to the hypertension register

The percentage of patients with a new diagnosis of hypertension in the preceding 1st April to 31st March who have a record of urinary albumin:...

General practice indicator suitable for use in the QOF Published August 2019

The percentage of patients with any or any combination of the following conditions: CHD, PAD, stroke or TIA, hypertension, diabetes, COPD, CKD or asthma, whose notes record smoking status in the preceding 12 months

The percentage of patients with any or any combination of the following conditions: CHD, PAD, stroke or TIA, hypertension, diabetes, COPD, CKD or...

General practice indicator suitable for use in the QOF Published August 2019

The percentage of patients with any or any combination of the following conditions: CHD, PAD, stroke or TIA, hypertension, diabetes, COPD, CKD, asthma who are recorded as current smokers who have a record of an offer of support and treatment within the preceding 12 months

The percentage of patients with any or any combination of the following conditions: CHD, PAD, stroke or TIA, hypertension, diabetes, COPD, CKD, asthma

General practice indicator suitable for use in the QOF Published August 2019

Health of people in the criminal justice system

Everything NICE has said on managing the physical and mental health of people in prison, and the mental health of people in the criminal justice system

NICE Pathway Published November 2016 Last updated August 2019

Community pharmacies: promoting health and wellbeing

Everything NICE has said on how community pharmacies can promote health and wellbeing in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published August 2018 Last updated August 2019

Hypertension

Everything NICE has said on managing hypertension in adults in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published August 2011 Last updated August 2019

NICE to work with company on addressing issues in appraisals of cannabidiol for treating difficult to control epilepsies

NICE has today (23 August 2019) announced its intention to work with GW Pharma to address the issues highlighted by its independent appraisal committee in its evaluation of cannabidiol for treating 2 types of severe treatment-resistant epilepsy.

News Published August 2019 Last updated August 2019

Sir Andrew Dillon to stand down as NICE chief executive

Chief executive has been at the helm of the institute since it was founded in April 1999

News Published August 2019 Last updated August 2019

Behaviour change

Everything NICE has said on changing people's health-related behaviours, including interventions aimed at over 16s, in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published January 2014 Last updated August 2019

Alcohol-use disorders

Everything NICE has said on preventing, diagnosing and managing alcohol-related disorders in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published May 2011 Last updated August 2019

Osteoporosis

Everything NICE has said on assessing the risk of, preventing and treating osteoporotic fragility fractures in adults in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published August 2012 Last updated August 2019

Obesity

Everything NICE has said on preventing, identifying, assessing and managing obesity in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published October 2013 Last updated August 2019

Psoriasis

Everything NICE has said on psoriasis in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published October 2011 Last updated August 2019

Coexisting severe mental illness and substance misuse: assessment and management in healthcare settings

Everything NICE has said about assessing and managing coexisting severe mental illness and substance misuse in healthcare settings in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published September 2012 Last updated August 2019

Psychosis and schizophrenia

Everything NICE has said on recognising and managing psychosis and schizophrenia in children, young people and adults in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published February 2014 Last updated August 2019

Blood and bone marrow cancers

Everything NICE has said on blood and bone marrow cancers including leukaemia in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published December 2013 Last updated August 2019

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 August 2019

Smoking

Everything NICE has said on preventing the uptake of smoking and helping people to stop smoking in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published May 2011 Last updated August 2019

NICE draft guidance and NHS England review highlight need for more research on cannabis-based medicinal products

NICE has today (8 August 2019) published its draft recommendations on the use of cannabis-based medicinal products following a comprehensive evaluation of their clinical and cost-effectiveness.

News Published August 2019 Last updated August 2019

New lung cancer treatment option approved by NICE

Another new life-extending treatment for some people with lung cancer is to be made available on the Cancer Drugs Fund (CDF) following its approval by NICE in draft guidance published today (8 August 2019).

News Published August 2019 Last updated August 2019

NICE recommends additional treatment option for people with early breast cancer

NICE has today (7 August 2019) published draft guidance recommending neratinib as an additional treatment for some people with early hormone-receptor-positive, human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2)-positive breast cancer.

News Published August 2019 Last updated August 2019

Skin cancer

Everything NICE has said on skin cancers, including melanoma, basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published March 2014 Last updated August 2019

Mental health problems in people with learning disabilities

Mental health problems in people with learning disabilities

NICE Pathway Published September 2016 Last updated August 2019

Offer daily aspirin to those with inherited genetic condition to reduce the risk of colorectal cancer

Aspirin taken daily for 2 years or more could reduce the risk of colorectal cancer in people with Lynch syndrome (LS), says NICE in new draft updated guidance.

News Published August 2019 Last updated August 2019

Unpaid carers need more support to cope with financial and emotional stress

NICE has published new draft guidance which aims to improve the wellbeing of adults who provide unpaid care for people over 16 years old.

News Published August 2019 Last updated August 2019

The proportion of people who have had an acute stroke who receive thrombolysis for stroke

The proportion of people who have had an acute stroke who receive thrombolysis for stroke Subject(s): Stroke and ischaemic attack

Clinical Commissioning Group indicator Published August 2019

The proportion of people who have had or are having a stroke who are admitted to an acute stroke unit within 4 hours of arrival to hospital

The proportion of people who have had or are having a stroke who are admitted to an acute stroke unit within 4 hours of arrival to hospital

Clinical Commissioning Group indicator Published August 2019

The proportion of patients who have had an acute stroke who spend 90% or more of their stay on a stroke unit

The proportion of patients who have had an acute stroke who spend 90% or more of their stay on a stroke unit Subject(s): Stroke and

Clinical Commissioning Group indicator Published August 2019

The percentage of patients with a stroke shown to be non-haemorrhagic, or a history of TIA, who have a record in the preceding 12 months that an anti-platelet agent, or an anti-coagulant is being taken (Inherited)

The percentage of patients with a stroke shown to be non-haemorrhagic, or a history of TIA, who have a record in the preceding 12 months that an...

General practice indicator suitable for use in the QOF Published August 2019

The percentage of patients with COPD with a record of FEV1 in the preceding 12 months (Inherited)

The percentage of patients with COPD with a record of FEV1 in the preceding 12 months (Inherited) Subject(s): Chronic obstructive

General practice indicator suitable for use in the QOF Published July 2019

The percentage of patients with very severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) with a record of oxygen saturation value within the preceding 12 months

The percentage of patients with very severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) with a record of oxygen saturation value within the preceding

General practice indicator suitable for use in the QOF Published July 2019

Improving service user experience in adult mental health services

Kathryn Mason, Head of Hospital Inspection (mental health), discusses the work CQC is undertaking to improve the quality and safety of mental health services

News Published July 2019 Last updated July 2019

The percentage of patients aged 75 or over with a fragility fracture on or after 1 April 2012, who are currently treated with an appropriate bone-sparing agent

The percentage of patients aged 75 or over with a fragility fracture on or after 1 April 2012, who are currently treated with an appropriate...

General practice indicator suitable for use outside of the QOF Published July 2019

The percentage of patients on lithium therapy with a record of lithium levels in the therapeutic range within the previous 4 months

The percentage of patients on lithium therapy with a record of lithium levels in the therapeutic range within the previous 4 months Subject(s):

General practice indicator suitable for use outside of the QOF Published July 2019

The percentage of patients on lithium therapy with a record of serum creatinine and TSH in the preceding 9 months

The percentage of patients on lithium therapy with a record of serum creatinine and TSH in the preceding 9 months Subject(s): Bipolar,

General practice indicator suitable for use outside of the QOF Published July 2019

The percentage of patients with dementia (diagnosed on or after 1 April 2014) with a record of FBC, calcium, glucose, renal and liver function, thyroid function tests, serum vitamin B12 and folate levels recorded up to 12 months before entering on to the register

The percentage of patients with dementia (diagnosed on or after 1 April 2014) with a record of FBC, calcium, glucose, renal and liver function,...

General practice indicator suitable for use outside of the QOF Published July 2019