Another potentially life-extending drug combination for some people with advanced breast cancer will now be available on the Cancer Drugs Fund (CDF) following its approval by NICE in final guidance published today (15 January 2020).
Advice on the use of the PolySoft hernia patch with the ONSTEP technique for treating inguinal hernias to aid local decision-making
This guideline covers how local communities, with support from local organisations and networks, can help prevent people from becoming overweight or obese or help them lose weight. It aims to support sustainable and community-wide action to achieve this.
This guideline covers the assessment for and management of blood transfusions in adults, young people and children over 1 year old. It covers the general principles of blood transfusion, but does not make recommendations relating to specific conditions.
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.
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Everything NICE has said on preventing and controlling healthcare-associated infections in an interactive flowchart
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Advice on the use of the Versajet II hydrosurgery system for surgical debridement of acute and chronic wounds and burns to aid local decision-making
Everything NICE has said on diagnosing and treating advanced breast cancer in an interactive flowchart
Summary of the evidence on dimethyl sulfoxide bladder instillation for treating interstitial cystitis to inform local NHS planning and decision-making
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.
Evidence-based recommendations on point-of-care coagulometers (the CoaguChek XS system) to self-monitor blood clotting
Evidence-based recommendations on balloon kyphoplasty for vertebral compression fractures (osteoporotic breaks in the back)
Everything NICE has said on diagnosing and managing non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and advanced liver fibrosis in an interactive flowchart
Everything NICE has said on assessing and managing suspected or confirmed cirrhosis in people over 16 in an interactive flowchart
Evidence-based recommendations on VivaScope 1500 and 3000 imaging systems for detecting skin cancer lesions
This guideline covers diagnosing and managing suspected or confirmed autism spectrum disorder (autism, Asperger’s syndrome and atypical autism) in people aged 18 and over. It aims to improve access and engagement with interventions and services, and the experience of care, for people with autism.
Evidence-based recommendations on enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) tests for therapeutic monitoring of TNF-alpha inhibitors in rheumatoid arthritis
This guideline covers identifying, assessing and managing obesity in children (aged 2 years and over), young people and adults. It aims to improve the use of bariatric surgery and very-low-calorie diets to help people who are obese to reduce their weight.
This guideline covers identifying, assessing and managing alcohol-use disorders (harmful drinking and alcohol dependence) in adults and young people aged 10–17 years. It aims to reduce harms (such as liver disease, heart problems, depression and anxiety) from alcohol by improving assessment and setting goals for reducing alcohol consumption.
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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
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This guideline covers the management of Crohn’s disease in children, young people and adults. It aims to reduce people’s symptoms and maintain or improve their quality of life.
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Everything NICE has said on recognising, assessing and managing bipolar disorder in children, young people and adults in an interactive flowchart
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This guideline covers recognising, diagnosing and managing attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children, young people and adults. It aims to improve recognition and diagnosis, as well as the quality of care and support for people with ADHD.
Advice on the use of EarlySense for heart and respiratory monitoring and predicting patient deterioration to aid local decision-making
How NICE recommendations are helping to improve outcomes for people at risk of falls and fragility fractures
The complete list of diagnostics guidance published by NICE.
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.
Everything NICE has said on child abuse and neglect in an interactive flowchart
Summary of the evidence on ceftolozane/tazobactam for treating complicated urinary tract infections to inform local NHS planning and decision-making
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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.
Everything NICE has said on managing type 1 and 2 diabetes in children, young people and adults in an interactive flowchart
This guideline covers assessing and managing psoriasis in adults, young people and children. It aims to improve long-term disease control and quality of life for people with psoriasis.
Process manual for the endorsement of guidance and quality standard support resources
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.
Interventional Procedures Advisory Committee members
Everything NICE has said on psychosocial interventions and opioid detoxification for drug misuse in an interactive flowchart
Everything NICE has said on needle and syringe programmes for adults and young people who inject drugs in an interactive flowchart
How NICE resources can support local priorities
This key therapeutic topic has been reincluded in the September 2019 update of medicines optimisation: key therapeutic topics. This document summarises the evidence base on anticoagulants, including direct-acting oral anticoagulants (DOACs). It is a key therapeutic topic that has been identified to support medicines optimisation. It is not formal NICE guidance.
Everything NICE has said on the acute management of myocardial infarction with ST-segment elevation in an interactive flowchart
Everything NICE has said on managing ulcerative colitis in adults, children and young people in an interactive flowchart
Find out more about quality standards advisory committee 2 members at NICE