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  1. Children's attachment: attachment in children and young people who are adopted from care, in care or at high risk of going into care (NG26)

    This guideline covers the identification, assessment and treatment of attachment difficulties in children and young people up to age 18 who are adopted from care, in special guardianship, looked after by local authorities in foster homes (including kinship foster care), residential settings and other accommodation, or on the edge of care. It aims to address the many emotional and psychological needs of children and young people in these situations, including those resulting from maltreatment.

  2. Alcohol interventions in secondary and further education (NG135)

    This guideline covers interventions in secondary and further education to prevent and reduce alcohol use among children and young people aged 11 up to and including 18. It also covers people aged 11 to 25 with special educational needs or disabilities in full-time education. It will also be relevant to children aged 11 in year 6 of primary school.

  3. End of life care for adults: service delivery (NG142)

    This guideline covers organising and delivering end of life care services, which provide care and support in the final weeks and months of life (or for some conditions, years), and the planning and preparation for this. It aims to ensure that people have access to the care that they want and need in all care settings. It also includes advice on services for carers.

  4. Learning disabilities and behaviour that challenges: service design and delivery (NG93)

    This guideline covers services for children, young people and adults with a learning disability (or autism and a learning disability) and behaviour that challenges. It aims to promote a lifelong approach to supporting people and their families and carers, focusing on prevention and early intervention and minimising inpatient admissions.

  5. Dementia: assessment, management and support for people living with dementia and their carers (NG97)

    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.

  6. Care and support of people growing older with learning disabilities (NG96)

    This guideline covers care and support for adults with learning disabilities as they grow older. It covers identifying changing needs, planning for the future, and delivering services including health, social care and housing. It aims to support people to access the services they need as they get older.

  7. Excess winter deaths and illness and the health risks associated with cold homes (NG6)

    This guideline covers reducing the health risks (including preventable deaths) associated with living in a cold home. It aims to improve the health and wellbeing of people vulnerable to the cold. Improving the temperature in homes, by improving energy efficiency, may also help reduce unnecessary fuel consumption.

  8. Coexisting severe mental illness and substance misuse: community health and social care services (NG58)

    This guideline covers how to improve services for people aged 14 and above who have been diagnosed as having coexisting severe mental illness and substance misuse. The aim is to provide a range of coordinated services that address people’s wider health and social care needs, as well as other issues such as employment and housing.

  9. Decision-making and mental capacity (NG108)

    This guideline covers decision-making in people 16 years and over who may lack capacity now or in the future. It aims to help health and social care practitioners support people to make their own decisions where they have the capacity to do so. It also helps practitioners to keep people who lack capacity at the centre of the decision-making process.

  10. Pemetrexed for the maintenance treatment of non-small-cell lung cancer (TA190)

    Evidence-based recommendations on pemetrexed disodium (Alimta) for the maintenance treatment of non-small-cell lung cancer

  11. Gefitinib for the first-line treatment of locally advanced or metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer (TA192)

    Evidence-based recommendations on gefitinib (Iressa) for the first-line treatment of advanced or metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC)

  12. Rituximab for the treatment of relapsed or refractory chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (TA193)

    Evidence-based recommendations on rituximab (MabThera) for treating relapsed or refractory chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL)

  13. Adalimumab, etanercept, infliximab, rituximab and abatacept for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis after the failure of a TNF inhibitor (TA195)

    Evidence-based recommendations on adalimumab, etanercept, infliximab, rituximab and abatacept for treating rheumatoid arthritis after failure of a TNF inhibitor

  14. Bevacizumab in combination with a taxane for the first-line treatment of metastatic breast cancer (TA214)

    Evidence-based recommendations on bevacizumab (Avastin) in combination with a taxane for the first-line treatment of metastatic breast cancer

  15. Pazopanib for the first-line treatment of advanced renal cell carcinoma (TA215)

    Evidence-based recommendations on pazopanib (Votrient) for the first-line treatment of advanced renal cell carcinoma (RCC/kidney cancer)

  16. Bendamustine for the first-line treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (TA216)

    Evidence-based recommendations on bendamustine (Levact) for the first-line treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL) of Binet stage B or C

  17. Donepezil, galantamine, rivastigmine and memantine for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease (TA217)

    Evidence-based recommendations on donepezil (Aricept), galantamine (Reminyl), rivastigmine (Exelon) and memantine (Ebixa) for treating Alzheimer's disease

  18. Romiplostim for the treatment of chronic immune (idiopathic) thrombocytopenic purpura (TA221)

    Evidence-based recommendations on romiplostim (Nplate) for treating chronic immune (idiopathic) thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP)

  19. Cilostazol, naftidrofuryl oxalate, pentoxifylline and inositol nicotinate for the treatment of intermittent claudication in people with peripheral arterial disease (TA223)

    Evidence-based recommendations on cilostazol (Pletal), naftidrofuryl oxalate (Praxilene), pentoxifylline (Trental 400) and inositol nicotinate (Hexopal)

  20. Golimumab for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis after the failure of previous disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs (TA225)

    Evidence-based recommendations on golimumab (Simponi) for treating rheumatoid arthritis after the failure of previous disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs

  21. Rituximab for the first-line maintenance treatment of follicular non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (TA226)

    Evidence-based recommendations on rituximab (MabThera) for the maintenance treatment of follicular non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma in adults

  22. Imatinib for the treatment of unresectable and/or metastatic gastrointestinal stromal tumours (TA209)

    Evidence-based recommendations on imatinib (Glivec) for treating unresectable (inoperable) and/or metastatic gastrointestinal stromal tumours (GISTs)

  23. Clopidogrel and modified-release dipyridamole for the prevention of occlusive vascular events (TA210)

    Evidence-based recommendations on clopidogrel (Plavix) and modified-release dipyridamole (Persantin/Asasantin Retard) for preventing occlusive vascular events

  24. Bevacizumab in combination with oxaliplatin and either fluorouracil plus folinic acid or capecitabine for the treatment of metastatic colorectal cancer (TA212)

    Evidence-based recommendations on bevacizumab (Avastin) with oxaliplatin and fluorouracil plus folinic acid or capecitabine for metastatic colorectal cancer

  25. Aripiprazole for the treatment of schizophrenia in people aged 15 to 17 years (TA213)

    Evidence-based recommendations on aripiprazole (Abilify) for treating schizophrenia in people aged 15 to 17 years

  26. Dexamethasone intravitreal implant for the treatment of macular oedema secondary to retinal vein occlusion (TA229)

    Evidence-based recommendations on dexamethasone intravitreal implant (Ozurdex) for treating macular oedema secondary to retinal vein occlusion

  27. Guidance on the use of temozolomide for the treatment of recurrent malignant glioma (brain cancer) (TA23)

    Evidence-based recommendations on temozolomide (Temodal) for malignant glioma in children over 3 years, young people and adults.

  28. Denosumab for the prevention of osteoporotic fractures in postmenopausal women (TA204)

    Evidence-based recommendations on denosumab (Prolia) for preventing osteoporotic fragility fractures in postmenopausal women

  29. Trastuzumab for the treatment of HER2-positive metastatic gastric cancer (TA208)

    Evidence-based recommendations on trastuzumab (Herceptin) for treating adenocarcinoma (HER2-positive metastatic gastric cancer/stomach cancer)

  30. Azacitidine for the treatment of myelodysplastic syndromes, chronic myelomonocytic leukaemia and acute myeloid leukaemia (TA218)

    Evidence-based recommendations on azacitidine (Vidaza) for treating myelodysplastic syndromes, chronic myelomonocytic leukaemia and acute myeloid leukaemia