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  1. COVID-19 rapid guideline: interstitial lung disease (NG177)

    The purpose of this guideline is to maximise the safety of adults with interstitial lung disease, including idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and pulmonary sarcoidosis, during the COVID-19 pandemic. It also aims to protect staff from infection and enable services to make the best use of NHS resources.

  2. COVID-19 rapid guideline: chronic kidney disease (NG176)

    The purpose of this guideline is to maximise the safety of adults with chronic kidney disease during the COVID-19 pandemic. It also aims to protect staff from infection and enable services to make the best use of NHS resources.

  3. Pneumonia

    Everything NICE has said on assessing and managing community- and hospital-acquired pneumonia in an interactive flowchart

  4. Acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding

    Everything NICE has said on risk assessment and management of acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding in people 16 years and older in an interactive flowchart

  5. Transition from children's to adults' services

    Everything NICE has said on the transition from children's to adults' services for young people in health or social care in an interactive flowchart

  6. Multimorbidity

    Everything NICE has said on optimising care for people with 2 or more long-term health conditions in an interactive flowchart

  7. COVID-19 rapid guideline: acute kidney injury in hospital (NG175)

    The purpose of this guideline is to help healthcare professionals prevent, detect and manage acute kidney injury in adults in hospital with known or suspected COVID-19. This is important to improve outcomes and reduce the need for renal replacement therapy.

  8. Food allergy in under 19s

    Everything NICE has said on diagnosing and assessing food allergy in children and young people in primary care and community settings in an interactive flowchart

  9. Managing medicines in care homes

    Everything NICE has said on systems and processes for managing medicines in care homes in an interactive flowchart

  10. COVID-19 rapid guideline: antibiotics for pneumonia in adults in hospital (NG173)

    The purpose of this guideline is to ensure the best antibiotic management of suspected or confirmed bacterial pneumonia in adults in hospital during the COVID-19 pandemic. This includes people presenting to hospital with moderate to severe community-acquired pneumonia and people who develop pneumonia while in hospital. It will enable services to make the best use of NHS resources.

  11. COVID-19 rapid guideline: dermatological conditions treated with drugs affecting the immune response (NG169)

    The purpose of this guideline is to maximise the safety of children and adults who have dermatological conditions treated with drugs affecting the immune response during the COVID-19 pandemic. It also aims to protect staff from infection and enable services to make the best use of NHS resources.

  12. COVID-19 rapid guideline: managing symptoms (including at the end of life) in the community (NG163)

    The purpose of this guideline is to provide recommendations for managing COVID-19 symptoms for patients in the community, including at the end of life. It also includes recommendations about managing medicines for these patients, and protecting staff from infection.

  13. COVID-19 rapid guideline: critical care in adults (NG159)

    The purpose of this guideline is to maximise the safety of patients who need critical care during the COVID-19 pandemic, while protecting staff from infection. It will also enable services to make the best use of NHS resources.

  14. Parkinson's disease

    Everything NICE has said on diagnosing and managing Parkinson's disease in adults in primary and secondary care in an interactive flowchart

  15. Metastatic spinal cord compression

    Everything NICE has said on detecting and managing metastatic spinal cord compression in adults with cancer in an interactive flowchart

  16. COVID-19 rapid guideline: managing suspected or confirmed pneumonia in adults in the community (NG165)

    The purpose of this guideline is to ensure the best treatment for adults with suspected or confirmed pneumonia in the community during the COVID-19 pandemic and best use of NHS resources. We have withdrawn our guideline on diagnosing and managing pneumonia in adults until further notice. For general advice on managing COVID-19 symptoms, see the NICE COVID-19 rapid guideline on managing symptoms (including at the end of life) in the community .

  17. COVID-19 rapid guideline: gastrointestinal and liver conditions treated with drugs affecting the immune response (NG172)

    The purpose of this guideline is to maximise the safety of children and adults who have gastrointestinal or liver conditions treated with drugs affecting the immune response during the COVID 19 pandemic. It also aims to protect staff from infection and enable services to make the best use of NHS resources.

  18. COVID-19 rapid guideline: acute myocardial injury (NG171)

    The purpose of this guideline is to help healthcare professionals who are not cardiology specialists identify and treat acute myocardial injury and its cardiac complications in adults with known or suspected COVID-19 but without known pre-existing cardiovascular disease.

  19. Stroke

    Everything NICE has said on preventing, diagnosing and managing stroke and transient ischaemic attack (TIA) in people over 16 in an interactive flowchart

  20. Pressure ulcers

    Everything NICE has said on preventing and managing pressure ulcers in all age groups in primary care and community settings in an interactive flowchart

  21. Leg ulcers

    Everything NICE has said on leg ulcers in an interactive flowchart

  22. COVID-19 rapid guideline: cystic fibrosis (NG170)

    The purpose of this guideline is to maximise the safety of patients with cystic fibrosis and make the best use of NHS resources, while protecting staff from infection. It will also enable services to match capacity to patient needs if services become limited because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

  23. Respiratory conditions

    Everything NICE has said on respiratory conditions in an interactive flowchart

  24. Atrial fibrillation

    Everything NICE has said on diagnosing and managing atrial fibrillation in an interactive flowchart

  25. Osteoporosis

    Everything NICE has said on assessing the risk of, preventing and treating osteoporotic fragility fractures in adults in an interactive flowchart

  26. COVID-19 rapid guideline: severe asthma (NG166)

    The purpose of this guideline is to maximise the safety of adults and children with severe asthma during the COVID-19 pandemic, while protecting staff from infection. It will also enable services to make the best use of NHS resources.

  27. Time Out Team/Hopewell Children's Home

    outreach sessions, to prevent breakdown in times of crisis or as part of a safeguarding strategy. Opening of a 2-bed therapeutically...

  28. Foot care for people with diabetes

    Everything NICE has said on preventing and managing foot problems in children, young people and adults with type 1 or 2 diabetes in an interactive flowchart

  29. Structural heart defects

    Everything NICE has said on structural heart defects in an interactive flowchart

  30. Dementia

    Everything NICE has said on assessment, management and support for people living with dementia and Alzheimer's disease and their carers in an interactive flowchart

  31. Head injury

    Everything NICE has said on triage, assessment, investigation and management of head injury in infants, children and adults in an interactive flowchart

  32. Heavy menstrual bleeding: assessment and management (NG88)

    This guideline covers assessing and managing heavy menstrual bleeding (menorrhagia). It aims to help healthcare professionals investigate the cause of heavy periods that are affecting a woman’s quality of life and to offer the right treatments, taking into account the woman’s priorities and preferences.

  33. Eating disorders

    Everything NICE has said on identifying and managing eating disorders in people 8 years and over in an interactive flowchart

  34. Venous thromboembolism

    Everything NICE has said on assessing, diagnosing, treating and reducing the risk of venous thromboembolism in adults in an interactive flowchart

  35. Suspected cancer recognition and referral

    Everything NICE has said on suspected cancer, recognition and selection for referral or investigation in primary care in an interactive flowchart

  36. Venous thromboembolic diseases: diagnosis, management and thrombophilia testing (NG158)

    This guideline covers diagnosing and managing venous thromboembolic diseases in adults. It aims to support rapid diagnosis and effective treatment for people who develop deep vein thrombosis (DVT) or pulmonary embolism (PE). It also covers testing for conditions that can make a DVT or PE more likely, such as thrombophilia (a blood clotting disorder) and cancer.

  37. Abdominal aortic aneurysm: diagnosis and management (NG156)

    This guideline covers diagnosing and managing abdominal aortic aneurysms. It aims to improve care by helping people who are at risk to get tested, specifying how often to monitor asymptomatic aneurysms, and identifying when aneurysm repair is needed and which procedure will work best.

  38. Abdominal aortic aneurysm

    Everything NICE has said on diagnosing and managing abdominal aortic aneurysm in an interactive flowchart

  39. Tinnitus: assessment and management (NG155)

    This guideline covers the assessment, investigation and management of tinnitus in primary, community and secondary care. It offers advice to healthcare professionals on supporting people presenting with tinnitus and on when to refer for specialist assessment and management.

  40. Hearing loss

    Everything NICE has said on hearing loss or impairment in adults in an interactive flowchart