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Acute haemodialysis versus acute peritoneal dialysis:- What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of initial haemodialysis versus initial peritoneal dialysis for people who start dialysis in an unplanned way?

Recommendation ID NG107/3 Question Acute haemodialysis versus acute peritoneal dialysis:- What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Coordinating care:- What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of having keyworkers present in the context of renal replacement therapy (RRT)?

Recommendation ID NG107/5 Question Coordinating care:- What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of having keyworkers present in the context

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Cardiac assessment:- What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of cardiac assessment before transplantation?

Recommendation ID NG107/1 Question Cardiac assessment:- What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of cardiac assessment before transplantation

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Using mental capacity assessment tools to assess capacity:- What is the accuracy and/or effectiveness, cost effectiveness and acceptability of mental capacity assessment tools that are compliant with the Mental Capacity Act 2005?

Recommendation ID NG108/4 Question Using mental capacity assessment tools to assess capacity:- What is the accuracy and/or effectiveness

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Components of a mental capacity assessment:- What are the components of an effective assessment of mental capacity to make a decision (for example checklists, memory aids or standardised documentation)?

Recommendation ID NG108/5 Question Components of a mental capacity assessment:- What are the components of an effective assessment of mental

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Clinicians should enter details about all patients having selective internal radiation therapy (SIRT) for unresectable primary intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma onto a suitable registry.

Recommendation ID IPG630/2 Question Clinicians should enter details about all patients having selective internal radiation therapy (SIRT)

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Timing of pre-emptive transplant:- What is the most clinical and cost-effective strategy for timing of pre-emptive transplantation?

Recommendation ID NG107/2 Question Timing of pre-emptive transplant:- What is the most clinical and cost-effective strategy for timing of

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Frequency of review:- What is the most clinical and cost-effective frequency of review for people on peritoneal dialysis, haemodiafiltration, haemodialysis or conservative management?

Recommendation ID NG107/4 Question Frequency of review:- What is the most clinical and cost-effective frequency of review for people on

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Advocacy and support for decision-making:- What is the effectiveness, cost effectiveness and acceptability of advocacy as a means of supporting people to make decisions?

Recommendation ID NG108/3 Question Advocacy and support for decision-making:- What is the effectiveness, cost effectiveness and acceptability

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Suicide prevention in custodial and detention settings:- What interventions are effective and cost effective in reducing suicide rates in custodial and residential settings?

Recommendation ID NG105/3 Question Suicide prevention in custodial and detention settings:- What interventions are effective and cost effective

Research recommendation Published December 2018

The impact of advanced kidney disease on the natriuretic peptide threshold for diagnosing heart failure:- What are the optimal NT-proBNP thresholds for diagnosing heart failure in people with stage IIIb, IV or V chronic kidney disease?

Recommendation ID NG106/4 Question The impact of advanced kidney disease on the natriuretic peptide threshold for diagnosing heart failure:- What

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Pain management: chronic pancreatitis:- Is the long-term use of opioids more clinically effective and cost effective than non-opioid analgesia (including non-pharmacological analgesia) in people with chronic pain due to chronic pancreatitis?

Recommendation ID NG104/3 Question Pain management: chronic pancreatitis:- Is the long-term use of opioids more clinically effective and

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Training:- How effective and cost effective is gatekeeper training in preventing suicides?

Recommendation ID NG105/4 Question Training:- How effective and cost effective is gatekeeper training in preventing suicides? Any explanatory

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Non-clinical interventions:- How effective and cost effective are non-clinical interventions to reduce suicidal behaviours?

Recommendation ID NG105/1 Question Non-clinical interventions:- How effective and cost effective are non-clinical interventions to reduce

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Supporting people bereaved or affected by a suicide:- How effective and cost effective are interventions to support people in the community who are bereaved or affected by a suicide?

Recommendation ID NG105/2 Question Supporting people bereaved or affected by a suicide:- How effective and cost effective are interventions

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis

Everything NICE has said on diagnosing and managing suspected idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis in adults in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published June 2013 Last updated December 2018

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 December 2018

The impact of atrial fibrillation on the natriuretic peptide threshold for diagnosing heart failure:- What is the optimal NT-proBNP threshold for the diagnosis of heart failure in people with atrial fibrillation?

Recommendation ID NG106/3 Question The impact of atrial fibrillation on the natriuretic peptide threshold for diagnosing heart failure:- What

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Cardiac MRI versus other imaging techniques for diagnosing heart failure:- What is the optimal imaging technique for the diagnosis of heart failure?

Recommendation ID NG106/2 Question Cardiac MRI versus other imaging techniques for diagnosing heart failure:- What is the optimal imaging

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Speed of intravenous fluid resuscitation for people with acute pancreatitis:- What is the most clinically effective and cost-effective speed of administration of intravenous fluid for resuscitation in people with acute pancreatitis?

Recommendation ID NG104/2 Question Speed of intravenous fluid resuscitation for people with acute pancreatitis:- What is the most clinically

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Pain management: small duct disease:- What is the most clinically effective and cost-effective intervention for managing small duct disease (in the absence of pancreatic duct obstruction, inflammatory mass or pseudocyst) in people with chronic pancreatitis presenting with pain?

Recommendation ID NG104/4 Question Pain management: small duct disease:- What is the most clinically effective and cost-effective intervention

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Management of type 3c diabetes:- What is the most clinically effective and cost-effective insulin regimen to minimise hypo- and hyperglycaemia for type 3c diabetes secondary to pancreatitis?

Recommendation ID NG104/5 Question Management of type 3c diabetes:- What is the most clinically effective and cost-effective insulin regimen

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Oesophageal and gastric cancer

Everything NICE has said on assessing and managing non-stromal oesophageal and gastric cancer in adults

NICE Pathway Published January 2018 Last updated December 2018

Further research in superior rectal artery embolisation for haemorrhoids should report details of patient selection, and follow-up efficacy (including symptom relief), need for subsequent treatments, quality of life and safety outcomes for at least 1 year.

Recommendation ID IPG627/1 Question Further research in superior rectal artery embolisation for haemorrhoids should report details of patient

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Opt-out strategies for front-line health and social care staff:- Are opt-out strategies effective and cost effective at increasing uptake of flu vaccination among front-line health and social care staff?

Recommendation ID NG103/4 Question Opt-out strategies for front-line health and social care staff:- Are opt-out strategies effective and

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Community-based models of flu vaccination:- What models of community-based flu vaccination provision (for example, community pharmacies, community nursing and midwifery teams and outreach services) are effective and cost-effective for increasing uptake in eligible groups?

Recommendation ID NG103/5 Question Community-based models of flu vaccination:- What models of community-based flu vaccination provision

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Underserved groups:- What are the most effective and cost-effective ways of reaching underserved groups and removing barriers to access in order to increase their uptake of flu vaccination?

Recommendation ID NG103/2 Question Underserved groups:- What are the most effective and cost-effective ways of reaching underserved groups

Research recommendation Published December 2018

People in eligible groups:- What are the important messages and how should they be tailored and delivered to encourage and sustain flu vaccination uptake in eligible groups?

Recommendation ID NG103/1 Question People in eligible groups:- What are the important messages and how should they be tailored and delivered

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Addressing health inequalities:- What are the barriers to and facilitators for increasing access to community pharmacy services by underserved groups? How should health and wellbeing interventions be tailored to increase service uptake in underserved groups?

Recommendation ID NG102/3 Question Addressing health inequalities:- What are the barriers to and facilitators for increasing access to community

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Referral within a formal care pathway:- Is referral from a community pharmacy within a formal local care pathway framework more effective and cost effective than signposting alone in improving access to, and uptake of, services by underserved groups and the general population?

Recommendation ID NG102/1 Question Referral within a formal care pathway:- Is referral from a community pharmacy within a formal local care

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Carers:- In what context is it cost effective to increase uptake of flu vaccination among carers?

Recommendation ID NG103/3 Question Carers:- In what context is it cost effective to increase uptake of flu vaccination among carers?

Research recommendation Published December 2018

NICE encourages further research into low-intensity pulsed ultrasound to promote healing of delayed-union and non-union fractures. Further research should include details of patient selection, fracture site, and risk factors and comorbidities that delay fracture healing.

Recommendation ID IPG623/1 Question NICE encourages further research into low-intensity pulsed ultrasound to promote healing of delayed-union

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Neoadjuvant endocrine therapy in postmenopausal women:- Is there a benefit for neoadjuvant endocrine therapy in postmenopausal women with early breast cancer?

Recommendation ID NG101/5 Question Neoadjuvant endocrine therapy in postmenopausal women:- Is there a benefit for neoadjuvant endocrine

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Neoadjuvant endocrine therapy in premenopausal women:- Is neoadjuvant endocrine therapy safe in premenopausal women with early breast cancer?

Recommendation ID NG101/4 Question Neoadjuvant endocrine therapy in premenopausal women:- Is neoadjuvant endocrine therapy safe in premenopausal

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Managing meningioma: immediate versus deferred radiotherapy for incompletely excised grade I meningioma:- Is immediate or deferred radiotherapy better for incompletely excised grade I meningioma?

Recommendation ID NG99/5 Question Managing meningioma: immediate versus deferred radiotherapy for incompletely excised grade I meningioma:-

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Further research in low-intensity pulsed ultrasound to promote healing of fresh fractures at high risk of non-healing should include details of patient selection, fracture site, and risk factors and comorbidities that delay fracture healing.

Recommendation ID IPG622/1 Question Further research in low-intensity pulsed ultrasound to promote healing of fresh fractures at high risk

Research recommendation Published December 2018

Managing glioma: management of IDH wildtype grade II glioma:- Does the addition of concurrent and adjuvant temozolomide to radiotherapy improve overall survival in patients with IDH wildtype grade II glioma?

Recommendation ID NG99/1 Question Managing glioma: management of IDH wildtype grade II glioma:- Does the addition of concurrent and adjuvant

Research recommendation Published December 2018