Updating results

Supporting NICE hypertension guidance

Shared learning Published January 2012

Implementing NICE Guidelines to reduce inequalities and improve the healthy life expectancy of the population of Dudley – Optimising Hypertension management in Dudley

In Dudley over the last 15 years we have used a variety of engagement strategies to work with primary care clinicians to address the premature mortality from hypertension related diseases

Shared learning Published December 2017

Systematic case finding of people with hypertension

Shared learning Published February 2018

Management of Hypertension in Pregnancy

Shared learning Published December 2016

East of England Stroke Telemedicine Stakeholder Partnership

Shared learning Published November 2019

Physiotherapy Low Back Pain Drop-in Services

Shared learning Published February 2011

Which people with extreme hypertension (220/120 mmHg or higher) or emergency symptoms should be referred for same-day hospital specialist assessment?

Recommendation ID NG136/6 Question Which people with extreme hypertension (220/120 mmHg or higher) or emergency symptoms should be referred

Research recommendation Published November 2019

What is the most accurate prenatal screening marker for TAPS, including middle cerebral artery peak systolic velocity (MCA‑PSV)?

Recommendation ID NG137/1 Question What is the most accurate prenatal screening marker for TAPS, including middle cerebral artery peak

Research recommendation Published November 2019

For women who are having medical abortion between 10 +1   and 12 +0  weeks, what is the efficacy and acceptability of expulsion at home compared with expulsion in a clinical setting?

Recommendation ID NG140/4 Question For women who are having medical abortion between 10 +1 and 12 +0 weeks, what is the efficacy and

Research recommendation Published November 2019

What effects does isolation have on the quality of life of people being treated for TB?

Recommendation ID NG33/4 Question What effects does isolation have on the quality of life of people being treated for TB? Any explanatory

Research recommendation Published November 2019

What is the optimal regimen for general anaesthesia for women having surgical abortion?

Recommendation ID NG140/7 Question What is the optimal regimen for general anaesthesia for women having surgical abortion? Any explanatory

Research recommendation Published November 2019

What local anaesthetic techniques are most effective for women having surgical abortion?

Recommendation ID NG140/5 Question What local anaesthetic techniques are most effective for women having surgical abortion? Any

Research recommendation Published November 2019

What is the optimal antibiotic prophylaxis regimen for women who are having a surgical abortion?

Recommendation ID NG140/1 Question What is the optimal antibiotic prophylaxis regimen for women who are having a surgical abortion?

Research recommendation Published November 2019

Should women having a surgical abortion up to and including 10 +0  weeks' gestation have anti-D prophylaxis if they are RhD (or D) negative?

Recommendation ID NG140/3 Question Should women having a surgical abortion up to and including 10 +0 weeks' gestation have anti-D prophylaxis

Research recommendation Published November 2019

In people with suspected TB, what is the relative clinical and cost effectiveness of universal andrisk-based use of rapid nucleic acid amplification tests?

Recommendation ID NG33/1 Question In people with suspected TB, what is the relative clinical and cost effectiveness of universal andrisk-based

Research recommendation Published November 2019

For isoniazid-resistant TB, what is the most effective regimen for reducing mortality andmorbidity?

Recommendation ID NG33/3 Question For isoniazid-resistant TB, what is the most effective regimen for reducing mortality andmorbidity?

Research recommendation Published November 2019

For people with active, drug susceptible TB who experience treatment interruptions because of adverse events, particularly hepatotoxicity, what approach to re-establishing treatment is mosteffective in reducing mortality and morbidity?

Recommendation ID NG33/5 Question For people with active, drug susceptible TB who experience treatment interruptions because of adverse

Research recommendation Published November 2019

What is the effectiveness and safety of regimens using mifepristone and misoprostol for women who are having medical abortion after 23 +6  weeks' gestation, particularly for those who have had a previous caesarean section or uterine surgery?

Recommendation ID NG140/6 Question What is the effectiveness and safety of regimens using mifepristone and misoprostol for women who are

Research recommendation Published November 2019

What are the most effective and acceptable methods of cervical priming before dilatation and evacuation after 16 +0  weeks' gestation?

Recommendation ID NG140/2 Question What are the most effective and acceptable methods of cervical priming before dilatation and evacuation

Research recommendation Published November 2019

Apart from culture, what other diagnostic tests or combinations of tests are effective inestablishing an accurate diagnosis of active respiratory TB in children and young people withsuspected active TB?

Recommendation ID NG33/2 Question Apart from culture, what other diagnostic tests or combinations of tests are effective inestablishing

Research recommendation Published November 2019

What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of relaxation therapies for managing primary hypertension in adults in terms of reducing cardiovascular events and improving quality of life?

Recommendation ID NG136/5 Question What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of relaxation therapies for managing primary hypertension

Research recommendation Published November 2019

Commissioning for Quality in Rheumatoid Arthritis (CQRA)

Shared learning Published January 2012

Are there subgroups of people with hypertension who should start on dual therapy?

Recommendation ID NG136/4 Question Are there subgroups of people with hypertension who should start on dual therapy? Any explanatory

Research recommendation Published November 2019

What is the optimum blood pressure target for people aged over 80 with treated primary hypertension?

Recommendation ID NG136/3 Question What is the optimum blood pressure target for people aged over 80 with treated primary hypertension

Research recommendation Published November 2019

ion (with or without type 2 diabetes), what are the appropriate risk and blood pressure thresholds for starting treatment?

Recommendation ID NG136/2 Question ion (with or without type 2 diabetes), what are the appropriate risk and blood pressure thresholds for

Research recommendation Published November 2019

Which automated blood pressure monitors are suitable for people with hypertension and atrial fibrillation?

Recommendation ID NG136/1 Question Which automated blood pressure monitors are suitable for people with hypertension and atrial fibrillation

Research recommendation Published November 2019

Multi-disciplinary pathway development for individual with dementia and a learning disability

A multi-disciplinary working group was set up to look at how the NICE guidance for dementia should be applied to adults with a learning disability.

Shared learning Published October 2008