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Suspected cancer: recognition and referral (NG12)

This guideline covers identifying children, young people and adults with symptoms that could be caused by cancer. It outlines appropriate investigations in primary care, and selection of people to refer for a specialist opinion. It aims to help people understand what to expect if they have symptoms that may suggest cancer.

NICE guideline Published June 2015 Last updated July 2017

Roflumilast for treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (TA461)

Evidence-based recommendations on roflumilast (Daxas) for treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in adults with chronic bronchitis

Technology appraisal guidance Published July 2017

Collagenase clostridium histolyticum for treating Dupuytren's contracture (TA459)

Evidence-based recommendations on collagenase clostridium histolyticum (Xiapex) for treating Dupuytren’s contracture in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published July 2017

Adalimumab and dexamethasone for treating non-infectious uveitis (TA460)

Evidence-based recommendations on adalimumab (Humira) and dexamethasone (Ozurdex) for treating non-infectious uveitis in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published July 2017

Nivolumab for treating relapsed or refractory classical Hodgkin lymphoma (TA462)

Evidence-based recommendations on nivolumab (Opdivo) for treating relapsed or refractory classical Hodgkin lymphoma in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published July 2017

Carfilzomib for previously treated multiple myeloma (TA457)

Evidence-based recommendations on carfilzomib (Kyprolis) for treating multiple myeloma in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published July 2017

Parkinson's disease in adults (NG71)

This guideline covers diagnosing and managing Parkinson's disease in people aged 18 and over. It aims to improve care from the time of diagnosis, including monitoring and managing symptoms, providing information and support, and palliative care.

NICE guideline Published July 2017

Constipation in children and young people: diagnosis and management (CG99)

This guideline covers diagnosing and managing constipation in children and young people up to 18. It provides strategies to support the early identification and timely, effective treatment of constipation which will help improve outcomes for patients. It does not cover constipation caused by a specific condition.

Clinical guideline Published May 2010 Last updated July 2017

Ustekinumab for moderately to severely active Crohn's disease after previous treatment (TA456)

Evidence-based recommendations on ustekinumab (Stelara) for previously treated moderately to severely active Crohn’s disease in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published July 2017

Adalimumab, etanercept and ustekinumab for treating plaque psoriasis in children and young people (TA455)

Evidence-based recommendations on adalimumab (Humira), etanercept (Enbrel) and ustekinumab (Stelara) for treating plaque psoriasis in children and young people

Technology appraisal guidance Published July 2017

Daratumumab with lenalidomide and dexamethasone for treating relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma (terminated appraisal) (TA454)

NICE was unable to make a recommendation about the use in the NHS of daratumumab with lenalidomide and dexamethasone for multiple myeloma because no evidence

Technology appraisal guidance Published July 2017

Ibrutinib for untreated chronic lymphocytic leukaemia without a 17p deletion or TP53 mutation (terminated appraisal) (TA452)

NICE is unable to make a recommendation about the use in the NHS of ibrutinib for untreated chronic lymphocytic leukaemia without a 17p deletion or TP53

Technology appraisal guidance Published July 2017

Bortezomib for treating multiple myeloma after second or subsequent relapse (terminated appraisal) (TA453)

NICE is unable to make a recommendation about the use in the NHS of bortezomib for treating multiple myeloma after second or subsequent relapse because no

Technology appraisal guidance Published July 2017

Etelcalcetide for treating secondary hyperparathyroidism (TA448)

Evidence-based recommendations on etelcalcetide (Parsabiv) for treating secondary hyperparathyroidism in adults with chronic kidney disease on haemodialysis

Technology appraisal guidance Published June 2017

Pembrolizumab for untreated PD-L1-positive metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer (TA447)

This guidance has been updated and replaced by NICE technology appraisal guidance 531.

Technology appraisal guidance Published June 2017

Everolimus and sunitinib for treating unresectable or metastatic neuroendocrine tumours in people with progressive disease (TA449)

Evidence-based recommendations on everolimus (Afinitor) and sunitinib (Sutent) for treating neuroendocrine tumours in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published June 2017

Brentuximab vedotin for treating CD30-positive Hodgkin lymphoma (TA446)

This guidance has been updated and replaced by NICE technology appraisal guidance 524.

Technology appraisal guidance Published June 2017

Eliglustat for treating type 1 Gaucher disease (HST5)

Evidence-based recommendations on eliglustat (Cerdelga) for treating type 1 Gaucher disease in adults

Highly specialised technologies guidance Published June 2017

Ponatinib for treating chronic myeloid leukaemia and acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (TA451)

Evidence-based recommendations on ponatinib (Iclusig) for treating chronic myeloid leukaemia and acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published June 2017

Blinatumomab for previously treated Philadelphia-chromosome-negative acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (TA450)

Evidence-based recommendations on blinatumomab (Blincyto) for treating Philadelphia-chromosome-negative precursor B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published June 2017

Spondyloarthritis in over 16s: diagnosis and management (NG65)

This guideline covers diagnosing and managing spondyloarthritis that is suspected or confirmed in adults who are 16 years or older. It aims to raise awareness of the features of spondyloarthritis and provide clear advice on what action to take when people with signs and symptoms first present in healthcare settings. It also provides advice on the range of treatments available.

NICE guideline Published February 2017 Last updated June 2017

Afatinib for treating advanced squamous non-small-cell lung cancer after platinum-based chemotherapy (terminated appraisal) (TA444)

NICE is unable to make a recommendation about the use in the NHS of afatinib for advanced squamous non-small-cell lung cancer after platinum-based chemotherapy

Technology appraisal guidance Published May 2017

Certolizumab pegol and secukinumab for treating active psoriatic arthritis after inadequate response to DMARDs (TA445)

Evidence-based recommendations on certolizumab pegol (Cimzia) and secukinumab (Cosentyx) for treating active psoriatic arthritis in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published May 2017

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis in adults: diagnosis and management (CG163)

This guideline covers diagnosing and managing idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis in people aged 18 and over. It aims to improve the quality of life for people with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis by helping healthcare professionals to diagnose the condition and provide effective symptom management.

Clinical guideline Published June 2013 Last updated May 2017

Eating disorders: recognition and treatment (NG69)

This guideline covers assessment, treatment, monitoring and inpatient care for children, young people and adults with eating disorders. It aims to improve the care people receive by detailing the most effective treatments for anorexia nervosa, binge eating disorder and bulimia nervosa.

NICE guideline Published May 2017

Hip fracture: management (CG124)

This guideline covers managing hip fracture in adults. It aims to improve care from the time people aged 18 and over are admitted to hospital through to when they return to the community. Recommendations emphasise the importance of early surgery and coordinating care through a multidisciplinary hip fracture programme to help people recover faster and regain their mobility.

Clinical guideline Published June 2011 Last updated May 2017

Intravenous fluid therapy in adults in hospital (CG174)

This guideline covers the general principles for managing intravenous (IV) fluid therapy in hospital inpatients aged 16 and over with a range of conditions. It aims to help prescribers understand the optimal amount and composition of IV fluids to be administered and the best rate at which to give them, to improve fluid prescribing and outcomes among people in hospital. It does not cover pregnant women, and those with severe liver or renal disease, diabetes or burns.

Clinical guideline Published December 2013 Last updated May 2017

Obeticholic acid for treating primary biliary cholangitis (TA443)

Evidence-based recommendations on obeticholic acid (Ocaliva) for treating primary biliary cholangitis (CBC / cirrhosis) in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published April 2017

Ixekizumab for treating moderate to severe plaque psoriasis (TA442)

Evidence-based recommendations on ixekizumab (Taltz) for moderate to severe plaque psoriasis in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published April 2017

Daclizumab for treating relapsing–remitting multiple sclerosis (TA441)

This guidance has been withdrawn because Biogen is withdrawing its marketing authorisations for daclizumab. See the European Medicines Agency’s advice on daclizumab.

Technology appraisal guidance Published April 2017

Pegylated liposomal irinotecan for treating pancreatic cancer after gemcitabine (TA440)

Evidence-based recommendations on pegylated liposomal irinotecan (Onivyde) for treating pancreatic cancer after gemcitabine

Technology appraisal guidance Published April 2017

Antisocial behaviour and conduct disorders in children and young people: recognition and management (CG158)

This guideline covers recognising and managing antisocial behaviour and conduct disorders in children and young people aged under 19. It aims to improve care by identifying children and young people who are at risk and when interventions can prevent conduct disorders from developing. The guideline also makes recommendations on communication, to help professionals build relationships with children and young people and involve them in their own care.

Clinical guideline Published March 2013 Last updated April 2017

Alcohol-use disorders: diagnosis and management of physical complications (CG100)

This guideline covers care for adults and young people (aged 10 years and older) with physical health problems that are completely or partly caused by an alcohol-use disorder. It aims to improve the health of people with alcohol-use disorders by providing recommendations on managing acute alcohol withdrawal and treating alcohol-related conditions.

Clinical guideline Published June 2010 Last updated April 2017

Irritable bowel syndrome in adults: diagnosis and management (CG61)

This guideline covers diagnosing and managing irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) in people aged 18 and over. It details how to accurately diagnose IBS, and aims to improve the quality of life for adults with IBS by promoting effective management using dietary and lifestyle advice, pharmacological therapy and referral for psychological interventions.

Clinical guideline Published February 2008 Last updated April 2017

Panitumumab in combination with chemotherapy for the treatment of metastatic colorectal cancer (terminated appraisal) (TA240)

NICE is unable to recommend the use in the NHS of panitumumab in combination with chemotherapy for the treatment of metastatic colorectal cancer..

Technology appraisal guidance Published December 2011 Last updated March 2017

Alectinib for previously treated anaplastic lymphoma kinase-positive advanced non-small-cell lung cancer (terminated appraisal) (TA438)

NICE is unable to make a recommendation about the use in the NHS of alectinib for anaplastic lymphoma kinase-positive advanced non-small-cell lung cancer

Technology appraisal guidance Published March 2017

Early and locally advanced breast cancer: diagnosis and treatment (CG80)

This guideline has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline NG101.

Clinical guideline Published February 2009 Last updated March 2017

Bevacizumab for treating EGFR mutation-positive non-small-cell lung cancer (terminated appraisal) (TA436)

NICE was unable to make a recommendation about the use in the NHS of bevacizumab for epidermal growth factor receptor mutation-positive non-small-cell lung

Technology appraisal guidance Published March 2017

Ibrutinib with bendamustine and rituximab for treating relapsed or refractory chronic lymphocytic leukaemia after systemic therapy (terminated appraisal) (TA437)

NICE is unable to make a recommendation about the use of ibrutinib with bendamustine and rituximab for relapsed or refractory chronic lymphocytic leukaemia

Technology appraisal guidance Published March 2017

Tenofovir alafenamide for treating chronic hepatitis B (terminated appraisal) (TA435)

NICE was unable to make a recommendation about the use in the NHS of tenofovir alafenamide for treating chronic hepatitis B because no evidence submission was

Technology appraisal guidance Published March 2017

Elotuzumab for previously treated multiple myeloma (terminated appraisal) (TA434)

NICE was unable to make a recommendation about the use in the NHS of elotuzumab for previously treated multiple myeloma because no evidence submission was

Technology appraisal guidance Published March 2017

Familial breast cancer: classification, care and managing breast cancer and related risks in people with a family history of breast cancer (CG164)

This guideline covers care for people with a family history of breast, ovarian or another related (prostate or pancreatic) cancer. It aims to improve the long-term health of these families by describing strategies to reduce the risk of and promote early detection of breast cancer (including genetic testing and mammography). It also includes advice on treatments (tamoxifen, raloxifene) and surgery (mastectomy).

Clinical guideline Published June 2013 Last updated March 2017

Mental health of adults in contact with the criminal justice system (NG66)

This guideline covers assessing, diagnosing and managing mental health problems in adults (aged 18 and over) who are in contact with the criminal justice system. It aims to improve mental health and wellbeing in this population by establishing principles for assessment and management, and promoting more coordinated care planning and service organisation across the criminal justice system.

NICE guideline Published March 2017

Stroke and transient ischaemic attack in over 16s: diagnosis and initial management (CG68)

This guideline has been updated and replaced by NICE guideline NG128.

Clinical guideline Published July 2008 Last updated March 2017

Ustekinumab for the treatment of adults with moderate to severe psoriasis (TA180)

Evidence-based recommendations on ustekinumab (Stelara) for treating moderate to severe psoriasis in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published September 2009 Last updated March 2017

Ustekinumab for treating active psoriatic arthritis (TA340)

Evidence-based recommendations on ustekinumab (Stelara) for treating active psoriatic arthritis in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published June 2015 Last updated March 2017

Everolimus for advanced renal cell carcinoma after previous treatment (TA432)

Evidence-based recommendations on everolimus (Afinitor) for advanced renal cell carcinoma (kidney cancer) after previous treatment

Technology appraisal guidance Published February 2017

Migalastat for treating Fabry disease (HST4)

Evidence-based recommendations on migalastat (Galafold) for treating Fabry disease in people over 16

Highly specialised technologies guidance Published February 2017

Apremilast for treating active psoriatic arthritis (TA433)

Evidence-based recommendations on apremilast (Otezla) for treating active psoriatic arthritis in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published February 2017

Intrapartum care for healthy women and babies (CG190)

This guideline covers the care of healthy women and their babies, during labour and immediately after the birth. It focuses on women who give birth between 37 and 42 weeks of pregnancy (‘term’). The guideline helps women to make an informed choice about where to have their baby. It also aims to reduce variation in areas of care such as fetal monitoring during labour and management of the third stage of labour.

Clinical guideline Published December 2014 Last updated February 2017