Updating results

Rehabilitation after critical illness in adults (CG83)

This guideline covers rehabilitation strategies for adults who have experienced a critical illness and stayed in critical care. It aims to improve physical, psychological and cognitive outcomes in people who have been discharged from critical care.

Clinical guideline Published March 2009

Psychosis and schizophrenia: management (CG82)

This guidance has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline CG178. This guideline updates and replaces NICE guideline CG1.    

Clinical guideline Published March 2009

Workplace health: long-term sickness absence and incapacity to work (PH19)

This guidance has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline NG146.

Clinical guideline Published March 2009

Needle and syringe programmes (PH18)

This guidance has been updated and replaced by NICEguideline PH52.

Clinical guideline Published February 2009

Borderline personality disorder: recognition and management (CG78)

This guideline covers recognising and managing borderline personality disorder. It aims to help people with borderline personality disorder to manage feelings of distress, anxiety, worthlessness and anger, and to maintain stable and close relationships with others.

Clinical guideline Published January 2009

Medicines adherence: involving patients in decisions about prescribed medicines and supporting adherence (CG76)

This guideline covers medicines adherence in people aged 18 and over. It recommends how to encourage adherence to medicines by supporting and involving people in decisions about their prescribed medicines. It aims to ensure that a person’s decision to use a medicine is an informed choice.

Clinical guideline Published January 2009

Physical activity for children and young people (PH17)

This guideline covers promoting physical activity for children and young people aged under 18 at home, preschool, school and in the community. It includes raising awareness of the benefits of physical activity, listening to what children and young people want, planning and providing spaces and facilities, and helping families build physical activity into their daily lives.

Clinical guideline Published January 2009

Metastatic spinal cord compression in adults: risk assessment, diagnosis and management (CG75)

This guideline covers detecting and managing metastatic spinal cord compression in adults with cancer that has spread to the spine. It aims to improve quality of life by promoting early detection and management, and reducing spinal cord damage and disability.

Clinical guideline Published November 2008

Surgical site infections: prevention and treatment (CG74)

This guidance has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline NG125

Clinical guideline Published October 2008

Mental wellbeing in over 65s: occupational therapy and physical activity interventions (PH16)

This guideline covers promoting mental wellbeing in people aged over 65. It focuses on practical support for everyday activities, based on occupational therapy principles and methods. This includes working with older people and their carers to agree what kind of support they need.

Clinical guideline Published October 2008

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: diagnosis and management (CG72)

This guidance has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline NG87.

Clinical guideline Published September 2008

Cardiovascular disease: identifying and supporting people most at risk of dying early (PH15)

This guideline covers the risk of early death from heart disease and other smoking-related illnesses. It aims to reduce the number of people who are disadvantaged dying prematurely by ensuring people have better access to flexible, well-coordinated treatment and support.

Clinical guideline Published September 2008

Inducing labour (CG70)

This guideline covers circumstances, methods and monitoring for inducing labour in pregnant women to avoid a pregnancy lasting longer than 42 weeks (known as a prolonged pregnancy) or if a woman’s waters break but labour does not start. It aims to improve the advice and care provided to women considering and undergoing induction of labour in hospital-based maternity units, midwifery led units and at home .

Clinical guideline Published July 2008

Respiratory tract infections (self-limiting): prescribing antibiotics (CG69)

This guideline covers prescribing antibiotics in primary care to children (aged 3 months and older), young people and adults with self-limiting respiratory tract infections (RTIs). It provides practical strategies for prescribing, including identifying when immediate antibiotics are needed and when to offer a delayed prescription or reassurance alone. It covers identifying who is at risk of serious illness but not investigations or further care for people needing immediate antibiotics.

Clinical guideline Published July 2008

Type 2 diabetes (CG66)

This guidance has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline NG28.

Clinical guideline Published May 2008

Physical activity in the workplace (PH13)

This guideline covers how to encourage employees to be physically active. The aim is to increase the working population’s physical activity levels.

Clinical guideline Published May 2008

Social and emotional wellbeing in primary education (PH12)

This guideline covers approaches to promoting social and emotional wellbeing in children aged 4 to 11 years in primary education. It includes planning and delivering programmes and activities to help children develop social and emotional skills and wellbeing. It also covers identifying signs of anxiety or social and emotional problems in children and how to address them.

Clinical guideline Published March 2008

Otitis media with effusion in under 12s: surgery (CG60)

This guideline covers surgical treatment of children younger than 12 years who have fluid buildup behind their eardrum (otitis media, also known as ‘glue ear’). It aims to improve hearing and quality of life in children with otitis media.

Clinical guideline Published February 2008

Osteoarthritis: the care and management of osteoarthritis in adults (CG59)

This guidance has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline CG177

Clinical guideline Published February 2008

Prostate cancer: diagnosis and treatment (CG58)

This guidance has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline CG175

Clinical guideline Published February 2008

Stop smoking services (PH10)

This guidance has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline NG92.

Clinical guideline Published February 2008

Community engagement (PH9)

This guidance has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline NG44.

Clinical guideline Published February 2008

Physical activity and the environment (PH8)

This guideline has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline NG90.

Clinical guideline Published January 2008

Atopic eczema in under 12s: diagnosis and management (CG57)

This guideline covers diagnosing and managing atopic eczema in children under 12. It aims to improve care for children with atopic eczema by making detailed recommendations on treatment and specialist referral. The guideline also explains how healthcare professionals should assess the effect eczema has on quality of life, in addition to its physical severity.

Clinical guideline Published December 2007

Alcohol: school-based interventions (PH7)

This guidance has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline NG135.

Clinical guideline Published November 2007

Behaviour change: general approaches (PH6)

This guideline covers a set of principles that can be used to help people change their behaviour. The aim is for practitioners to use these principles to encourage people to adopt a healthier lifestyle by, for example, stopping smoking, adopting a healthy diet and being more physically active.

Clinical guideline Published October 2007

Intrapartum care: Care of healthy women and their babies during childbirth (CG55)

This guidance has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline CG190

Clinical guideline Published September 2007

Chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis (or encephalopathy): diagnosis and management (CG53)

This guideline covers diagnosing and managing chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) which is also known as myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) (or encephalopathy). It aims to improve the quality of life for people with CFS/ME by setting out the care and treatment options that should be available for them.

Clinical guideline Published August 2007

Drug misuse in over 16s: opioid detoxification (CG52)

This guideline covers helping adults and young people over 16 who are dependent on opioids to stop using drugs. It aims to reduce illicit drug use and improve people’s physical and mental health, relationships and employment.

Clinical guideline Published July 2007

Drug misuse in over 16s: psychosocial interventions (CG51)

This guideline covers using psychosocial interventions to treat adults and young people over 16 who have a problem with or are dependent on opioids, stimulants or cannabis. It aims to reduce illicit drug use and improve people’s physical and mental health, relationships and employment.

Clinical guideline Published July 2007

Acutely ill adults in hospital: recognising and responding to deterioration (CG50)

This guideline covers how patients in hospital should be monitored to identify those whose health may become worse suddenly and the care they should receive. It aims to reduce the risk of patients needing to stay longer in hospital, not recovering fully or dying. It doesn’t specifically cover the care of children, patients in critical care areas or those in the final stages of a terminal illness.

Clinical guideline Published July 2007

Faecal incontinence in adults: management (CG49)

This guideline covers assessing and managing faecal incontinence (any involuntary loss of faeces that is a social or hygienic problem) in people aged 18 and over. It aims to ensure that staff are aware that faecal incontinence is a sign or a symptom, not a diagnosis.

Clinical guideline Published June 2007

Feverish illness in children: assessment and initial management in children younger than 5 years (CG47)

This guidance has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline CG160

Clinical guideline Published May 2007

Smoking: workplace interventions (PH5)

This guideline covers how employers can encourage and support employees to stop smoking. It aims to reduce the number of people who smoke or are exposed to second-hand smoke and the rate of diseases and conditions caused by smoking.

Clinical guideline Published April 2007

Venous thromboembolism (surgical) (CG46)

This guidance has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline CG92

Clinical guideline Published April 2007

Substance misuse interventions for vulnerable under 25s (PH4)

This guidance has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline NG64.

Clinical guideline Published March 2007

Antenatal and postnatal mental health: Clinical management and service guidance (CG45)

This guidance has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline CG192

Clinical guideline Published February 2007

Sexually transmitted infections and under-18 conceptions: prevention (PH3)

This guideline covers one-to-one interventions to prevent sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and under-18 conceptions. The aim is to reduce the transmission of chlamydia and other STIs, including HIV, and reduce the rate of pregnancies among women aged under 18.

Clinical guideline Published February 2007

Dementia: supporting people with dementia and their carers in health and social care (CG42)

This guidance has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline NG97.

Clinical guideline Published November 2006

Familial breast cancer (CG41)

This guidance has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline CG164

Clinical guideline Published October 2006

Urinary incontinence: the management of urinary incontinence in women (CG40)

This guidance has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline CG171

Clinical guideline Published October 2006

Anaemia management in people with chronic kidney disease (CG39)

This guideline has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline CG114

Clinical guideline Published September 2006

Atrial fibrillation: The management of atrial fibrillation (CG36)

This guidance has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline CG180

Clinical guideline Published June 2006

Parkinson's disease in over 20s: diagnosis and management (CG35)

This guidance has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline NG71.

Clinical guideline Published June 2006