Evidence-based recommendations on pembrolizumab (Keytruda) for treating relapsed or refractory classical Hodgkin lymphoma (cHL) in adults
Procedure could be an option for adults with severe asthma whose symptoms cannot be adequately controlled with drugs
Evidence-based recommendations on superior rectal artery embolisation for haemorrhoids in adults
Evidence-based recommendations on leadless cardiac pacemaker implantation for bradyarrhythmias (an inserted device to help the heart beat at a normal rate)
Evidence-based recommendations on lutetium (177Lu) oxodotreotide (Lutathera) for treating unresectable or metastatic neuroendocrine tumours in adults
CAR-T considered to be an exciting innovation which can cure some patients but very expensive
People should take honey or cough medicines instead but speak to their GP if it persists for longer than three weeks
Evidence-based recommendations on sutureless aortic valve replacement for aortic stenosis in adults
This guideline covers how to increase uptake of the free flu vaccination among people who are eligible. It describes ways to increase awareness and how to use all opportunities in primary and secondary care to identify people who should be encouraged to have the vaccination.
Evidence-based recommendations on dinutuximab beta (Qarziba) for high-risk neuroblastoma in people aged 12 months and over
Evidence-based recommendations on transurethral water vapour ablation for lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) caused by benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)
NICE hopes for further talks over nusinersen for treating a rare genetic disorder; spinal muscular atrophy (SMA).
Naomi introduces the NICE into Action webinar series and tells us why this is important for the allied health professions.
Evidence-based recommendations on ixekizumab (Taltz) for treating active psoriatic arthritis after inadequate response to DMARDs in adults
Evidence-based recommendations on alectinib (Alecensa) for untreated anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK)-positive advanced non-small-cell lung cancer in adults
Evidence-based recommendations on lenvatinib (Lenvima) and sorafenib (Nexavar) for differentiated thyroid cancer in adults who have had radioactive iodine
This guideline covers how community pharmacies can help maintain and improve people’s physical and mental health and wellbeing, including people with a long-term condition. It aims to encourage more people to use community pharmacies by integrating them within existing health and care pathways and ensuring they offer standard services and a consistent approach. It requires a collaborative approach from individual pharmacies and their representatives, local authorities and other commissioners.
Evidence-based recommendations on dupilumab (Dupixent) for treating moderate to severe atopic dermatitis in adults
Evidence-based recommendations on low-intensity pulsed ultrasound (LIPUS) to promote healing of delayed-union and non-union fractures
Evidence-based recommendations on low-intensity pulsed ultrasound (LIPUS) to promote healing of fresh fractures at high risk of non-healing
Evidence-based recommendations on low-intensity pulsed ultrasound (LIPUS) to promote healing of fresh fractures at low risk of non-healing in adults
Evidence-based recommendations on transaxial interbody lumbosacral fusion for low back pain in adults
Evidence-based recommendations on superior capsular augmentation for massive rotator cuff (shoulder) tears
Evidence-based recommendations on ocrelizumab (Ocrevus) for treating relapsing–remitting multiple sclerosis (MS) in adults
Evidence-based recommendations on pembrolizumab (Keytruda) for untreated locally advanced or metastatic urothelial cancer when cisplatin is unsuitable
This guideline covers diagnosing and managing early and locally advanced breast cancer. It aims to help healthcare professionals offer the right treatments to people, taking into account the person's individual preferences.
Evidence-based recommendations on cenegermin (Oxervate) for treating neurotrophic keratitis in adults
Evidence-based recommendations on pembrolizumab (Keytruda) for untreated PD-L1-positive metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) in adults
NICE has published a draft guideline on the care and support adults with cerebral palsy should receive.
Eleanor describes how a new system to comment on draft guidance will better support NICE stakeholders and staff during consultations
A new master’s degree in healthcare decision making has been launched by London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) in collaboration with NICE.
Around 60% of children with high-risk neuroblastoma could be treated with dinutuximab beta
Evidence-based recommendations on atezolizumab (Tecentriq) for untreated PD-L1-positive locally advanced or metastatic urothelial carcinoma in adults
This guideline covers diagnosing, monitoring and managing any type of primary brain tumour or brain metastases in people aged 16 or over. It aims to improve diagnosis and care, including standardising the care people have, how information and support are provided, and palliative care.
This guideline covers diagnosing and managing rheumatoid arthritis. It aims to improve quality of life by ensuring that people with rheumatoid arthritis have the right treatment to slow the progression of their condition and control their symptoms. People should also have rapid access to specialist care if their condition suddenly worsens.
Hundreds of patients a year set to benefit from roll out of dye to all of England’s neurosurgical units
Evidence-based recommendations on biomarker tests (Actim Partus, PartoSure, Rapid fFN 10Q Cassette) to diagnose preterm labour in women with intact membranes
Evidence-based recommendations on nivolumab (Opdivo) for locally advanced unresectable or metastatic urothelial cancer after platinum-containing chemotherapy
Evidence-based recommendations on crizotinib (Xalkori) for treating ROS1-positive advanced non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) in adults
Evidence-based recommendations on niraparib (Zejula) for the possible treatment of ovarian, fallopian tube or peritoneal cancer in adults
Evidence-based recommendations on beta interferons (Avonex, Betaferon, Extavia, Rebif) and glatiramer acetate (Copaxone) to treat multiple sclerosis in adults
A major collaboration between NICE and Greater Manchester has been secured for a further three years, until June 2021.
Sundus Jawad, tells us how improving hydration in care homes reduces the risk of urinary tract infections (UTIs) for residents
Emily tells us how a ground-breaking HERCULES project will help NICE to get the evidence we need faster.
This guideline covers some aspects of assessing and managing hearing loss in primary, community and secondary care. It aims to improve the quality of life for adults with hearing loss by advising healthcare staff on assessing hearing difficulties, managing earwax and referring people for audiological or specialist assessment and management.
Laura McNeillie picks up NICE award at Chief Allied Health Professions Officer’s awards
NICE has updated its guidance for the support of people living with dementia.
Evidence-based recommendations on laparoscopic ventral mesh rectopexy for internal rectal prolapse in adults
Evidence-based recommendations on unilateral MRI-guided focused ultrasound thalamotomy for treatment-resistant essential tremor in adults
This guideline covers diagnosing and managing dementia (including Alzheimer’s disease). It aims to improve care by making recommendations on training staff and helping carers to support people living with dementia.