This quality standard covers care for adults (aged 18 and over) who are approaching the end of their life. This includes people who are likely to die within 12 months, people with advanced, progressive, incurable conditions and people with life-threatening acute conditions. It also covers support for their families and carers. It includes care provided by health and social care staff in all settings. It describes high-quality care in priority areas for improvement.
This guideline covers recognising, assessing and treating mental health problems in women who are planning to have a baby, are pregnant, or have had a baby or been pregnant in the past year. It covers depression, anxiety disorders, eating disorders, drug- and alcohol-use disorders and severe mental illness (such as psychosis, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia). It promotes early detection and good management of mental health problems to improve women’s quality of life during pregnancy and in the year after giving birth.
Everything NICE has said about the care of people with a progressive life-limiting condition who are at the end of their life in an interactive flowchart
This guideline covers the assessment and early management of head injury in children, young people and adults. It promotes effective clinical assessment so that people receive the right care for the severity of their head injury, including referral directly to specialist care if needed.
Evidence-based recommendations on methadone and buprenorphine for the management of opioid dependence
treatment and at longer-term follow‑up, of behavioural activation compared with other psychological therapies in children...
Mental health problems in people with learning disabilities
Everything NICE has said on diagnosing and managing the epilepsies in adults and children in primary and secondary care in an interactive flowchart
families and carers of children and young people displaying harmful sexual behaviour:- What type of therapeutic interventions are...
This guideline covers targeted interventions to prevent misuse of drugs, including illegal drugs, ‘legal highs’ and prescription-only medicines. It aims to prevent or delay harmful use of drugs in children, young people and adults who are most likely to start using drugs or who are already experimenting or using drugs occasionally.
Summary of the evidences on clonidine for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children and young people..
psychological treatments (for example, cognitive behavioural therapies and social network and environment-based therapies)...
effective current treatment (for example, cognitive behavioural therapies and social network and environment-based...
Everything NICE has said on assessing and managing self-harm in an interactive flowchart
This guideline covers assessing and managing urinary incontinence in children, young people and adults with neurological disease. It aims to improve care by recommending specific treatments based on what symptoms and neurological conditions people have.
This guideline covers alcohol problems among people over 10. It aims to prevent and identify such problems as early as possible using a mix of policy and practice.
How NICE recommendations are being used to improve mental health
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Everything NICE has said on preventing type 2 diabetes in an interactive flowchart
This guideline covers assessing and managing low back pain and sciatica in people aged 16 and over. It outlines physical, psychological, pharmacological and surgical treatments to help people manage their low back pain and sciatica in their daily life. The guideline aims to improve people’s quality of life by promoting the most effective forms of care for low back pain and sciatica.
Everything NICE has said on preventing and managing delirium in adults presenting to hospital or in long-term care in an interactive flowchart
Summary of the evidence on conjugated oestrogens and bazedoxifene acetate for oestrogen deficiency symptoms to inform local NHS planning and decision-making
This guideline covers the care and treatment of adults (aged 18 and over) with type 1 diabetes.
This guideline covers the recognition, diagnosis and early management of sepsis for all populations. The guideline committee identified that the key issues to be included were: recognition and early assessment, diagnostic and prognostic value of blood markers for sepsis, initial treatment, escalating care, identifying the source of infection, early monitoring, information and support for patients and carers, and training and education.
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.
This guideline covers how organisations, professionals and carers can work together to deliver high quality care, stable placements and nurturing relationships for looked-after children and young people. It aims to help these children and young people reach their full potential and enjoy the same opportunities in life as their peers.
This quality standard covers reducing and preventing tobacco use in adults, young people and children. It includes interventions to discourage people from taking up smoking, tobacco control strategies and smokefree policies. It is particularly relevant to local authorities, schools and colleges, employers and NHS service providers. It describes high-quality care in priority areas for improvement.
This quality standard covers diagnosing and managing depression in children and young people (aged 5 to 18). It describes high-quality care in priority areas for improvement.
This guideline covers the clinical care of adults (18 years and over) who are dying during the last 2 to 3 days of life. It aims to improve end of life care for people in their last days of life by communicating respectfully and involving them, and the people important to them, in decisions and by maintaining their comfort and dignity. The guideline covers how to manage common symptoms without causing unacceptable side effects and maintain hydration in the last days of life.
Evidence-based recommendations on peginterferon alfa and ribavirin (Pegasys) for treating chronic hepatitis C in children and young people
Everything NICE has said on preventing and managing pressure ulcers in all age groups in primary care and community settings in an interactive flowchart
Evidence-based recommendations on electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) for treating severe depressive illness, mania and catatonia
Everything NICE has said on diagnosing and managing type 1 and 2 diabetes in children and young people in an interactive flowchart
Everything NICE has said on effective antimicrobial medicine use and preventing the spread of resistant microbes in an interactive flowchart
This guideline covers care and support for adults with cerebral palsy. It aims to improve health and wellbeing, promote access to services and support participation and independent living.
Everything NICE has said on managing the physical and mental health of people in prison, and the mental health of people in the criminal justice system
Summary of the evidence on oral glycopyrronium bromide for treating hypersalivation (sialorrhoea) to inform local NHS planning and decision-making
Everything NICE has said on preventing, detecting and managing acute kidney injury in an interactive flowchart
This guideline covers diagnosing and managing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or COPD (which includes emphysema and chronic bronchitis) in people aged 16 and older. It aims to help people with COPD to receive a diagnosis earlier so that they can benefit from treatments to reduce symptoms, improve quality of life and keep them healthy for longer.
Summary of the evidence on melatonin for sleep disorders in children and young people with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)..
This quality standard covers diagnosing and managing type 1 and type 2 diabetes in children and young people (under 18). It describes high-quality care in priority areas for improvement.
Everything NICE has said on assessing and managing bedwetting (nocturnal enuresis) in children and young people under 19 in an interactive flowchart
This quality standard covers adults with rehabilitation needs as a result of critical illness that required level 2 or level 3 critical care. It describes high-quality care in priority areas for improvement.
Everything NICE has said on changing people's health-related behaviours, including interventions aimed at over 16s, in an interactive flowchart
Higher quality evidence would allow NICE to make recommendations on a range of therapies that could help people with tinnitus.
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.
This quality standard covers the prevention, assessment and management of mental health problems in people with learning disabilities in all settings (including health, social care, education, and forensic and criminal justice). It also covers family members, carers and care workers.
This guideline covers renal replacement therapy (dialysis and transplantation) and conservative management for people with chronic kidney disease stages 4 and 5. It aims to improve quality of life by making recommendations on planning, starting and switching treatments, and coordinating care.
Everything NICE has said on cerebral palsy in an interactive flowchart
Everything NICE has said on multiple sclerosis in an interactive flowchart