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  1. Pressure ulcers: prevention and management (CG179)

    This guideline covers risk assessment, prevention and treatment in children, young people and adults at risk of, or who have, a pressure ulcer (also known as a bedsore or pressure sore). It aims to reduce the number of pressure ulcers in people admitted to secondary or tertiary care or receiving NHS care in other settings, such as primary and community care and emergency departments.

  2. Home care for older people

    Everything NICE has said on planning and delivering home care for older people in an interactive flowchart

  3. Self-harm in over 8s: long-term management (CG133)

    This guideline covers the longer-term psychological treatment and management of self-harm in people aged 8 and over. It aims to improve the quality of care and support for people who self harm and covers both single and recurrent episodes of self-harm.

  4. Prophylaxis against infective endocarditis

    Everything NICE has said on infective endocarditis antimicrobial prophylaxis for people having interventional procedures in an interactive flowchart

  5. Domestic violence and abuse

    Everything NICE has said on identifying, preventing and reducing domestic violence and abuse in an interactive flowchart

  6. Self-harm

    Everything NICE has said on assessing and managing self-harm in an interactive flowchart

  7. Colonoscopic surveillance

    Everything NICE has said on colonoscopic surveillance for people with inflammatory bowel disease or adenomas in an interactive flowchart.

  8. Harmful sexual behaviour among children and young people

    Everything NICE has said on harmful sexual behaviour among children and young people (under 18s or under 25s with special educational needs or a disability) in an interactive flowchart.

  9. Child abuse and neglect

    Everything NICE has said on child abuse and neglect in an interactive flowchart

  10. Tinnitus

    Everything NICE has said on tinnitus in an interactive flowchart.

  11. Coexisting severe mental illness (psychosis) and substance misuse: assessment and management in healthcare settings (CG120)

    This guideline covers assessing and managing people aged 14 years and over with coexisting severe mental illness (psychosis) and substance misuse. It aims to help healthcare professionals guide people with psychosis with coexisting substance misuse to stabilise, reduce or stop their substance misuse, to improve treatment adherence and outcomes, and to enhance their lives.

  12. Cervical cancer

    Everything NICE has said on screening and managing cervical cancer in an interactive flowchart

  13. Supporting adult carers

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

  14. Harmful sexual behaviour among children and young people (NG55)

    This guideline covers children and young people who display harmful sexual behaviour, including those on remand or serving community or custodial sentences. It aims to ensure these problems don’t escalate and possibly lead to them being charged with a sexual offence. It also aims to ensure no-one is unnecessarily referred to specialist services.

  15. Gastrointestinal cancers

    Everything NICE has said on gastrointestinal cancers in an interactive flowchart

  16. Perioperative care

    Everything NICE has said on perioperative care in adults in an interactive flowchart.

  17. Barrett's oesophagus

    Everything NICE has said on treating adults with Barrett's oesophagus who have high-grade dysplasia or early intramucosal cancer in an interactive flowchart

  18. Preoperative tests

    Everything NICE has said on routine preoperative tests for people over 16 having elective surgery in an interactive flowchart

  19. Respiratory conditions

    Everything NICE has said on respiratory conditions in an interactive flowchart

  20. Thyroid disease

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

  21. Pancreatitis

    Everything NICE has said on pancreatitis in an interactive flowchart

  22. COVID-19 rapid guideline: children and young people who are immunocompromised (NG174)

    The purpose of this guideline is to maximise the safety of children and young people who are immunocompromised during the COVID-19 pandemic. It also aims to protect staff from infection and enable services to make the best use of NHS resources.

  23. Domestic violence and abuse: multi-agency working (PH50)

    This guideline covers planning and delivering multi-agency services for domestic violence and abuse. It aims to help identify, prevent and reduce domestic violence and abuse among women and men in heterosexual or same-sex relationships, and among young people.

  24. Neuropathic pain

    Everything NICE has said on pharmacological management of neuropathic pain in adults in non-specialist settings in an interactive flowchart

  25. Post-traumatic stress disorder

    Everything NICE has said on recognising, assessing and treating post-traumatic stress disorder in children, young people and adults in an interactive flowchart

  26. Challenging behaviour and learning disabilities: prevention and interventions for people with learning disabilities whose behaviour challenges (NG11)

    This guideline covers interventions and support for children, young people and adults with a learning disability and behaviour that challenges. It highlights the importance of understanding the cause of behaviour that challenges, and performing thorough assessments so that steps can be taken to help people change their behaviour and improve their quality of life. The guideline also covers support and intervention for family members or carers.

  27. Kidney conditions

    Everything NICE has said on kidney (renal) conditions in an interactive flowchart

  28. Leg ulcers

    Everything NICE has said on leg ulcers in an interactive flowchart

  29. Oral health for adults in care homes

    Everything NICE has said on maintaining and improving the oral health of adults in care homes in an interactive flowchart

  30. Head injury: assessment and early management (CG176)

    This guideline covers the assessment and early management of head injury in children, young people and adults. It promotes effective clinical assessment so that people receive the right care for the severity of their head injury, including referral directly to specialist care if needed.

  31. Gallstone disease

    Everything NICE has said on diagnosing and managing gallstone disease in adults in an interactive flowchart

  32. Urinary incontinence in neurological disease

    Everything NICE has said on managing lower urinary tract dysfunction resulting from neurological disease and injury in an interactive flowchart

  33. Neurological conditions

    Everything NICE has said on neurological conditions in an interactive flowchart

  34. 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

  35. Alcohol-use disorders

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

  36. Pancreatic cancer

    Everything NICE has said on pancreatic cancer in adults in an interactive flowchart