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Scholars

Scholarships are one year opportunities to improve quality of care and contribute to your professional development

Published December 2019 Last updated December 2019

MammaTyper in vitro diagnostic test for determining breast cancer subtypes (MIB135)

Advice on the use of the MammaTyper in vitro diagnostic test for determining breast cancer subtypes to aid local decision-making

Medtech innovation briefing Published January 2018

Wireless device recommended for treating people with overactive bladder

Axonics SNS has potential to save the NHS around £6,200 per patient if the device lasts more than six years

News Published February 2020 Last updated February 2020

Colorectal cancer prevention: colonoscopic surveillance in adults with ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease or adenomas (CG118)

This guideline covers using colonoscopy to check for signs of bowel cancer in people aged 18 and over with ulcerative colitis or Crohn’s disease (types of inflammatory bowel disease) or adenomas (also known as polyps). It aims to prevent cancer and prolong life by offering advice on identifying early bowel cancer in adults most at risk.

Clinical guideline Published March 2011

Otitis media (acute): antimicrobial prescribing (NG91)

This guideline sets out an antimicrobial prescribing strategy for acute otitis media (ear infection). It aims to limit antibiotic use and reduce antimicrobial resistance. Acute otitis media can be caused by viruses or bacteria. It lasts for about a week, and most children get better in 3 days without antibiotics. Serious complications are rare.

Antimicrobial prescribing guideline Published March 2018

Cardiovascular disease: risk assessment and reduction, including lipid modification (CG181)

This guideline covers the assessment and care of adults who are at risk of or who have cardiovascular disease (CVD), such as heart disease and stroke. It aims to help healthcare professionals identify people who are at risk of cardiovascular problems including people with type 1 or type 2 diabetes, or chronic kidney disease. It describes the lifestyle changes people can make and how statins can be used to reduce their risk.

Clinical guideline Published July 2014 Last updated September 2016

Faecal incontinence in adults: management (CG49)

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.

Clinical guideline Published June 2007

Falls in older people: assessing risk and prevention (CG161)

This guideline covers assessment of fall risk and interventions to prevent falls in people aged 65 and over. It aims to reduce the risk and incidence of falls and the associated distress, pain, injury, loss of confidence, loss of independence and mortality.

Clinical guideline Published June 2013

Air pollution

Everything NICE has said on improving air quality to prevent ill health in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published June 2017 Last updated January 2020

The PolySoft hernia patch used with the ONSTEP technique to treat inguinal hernias (MIB9)

Advice on the use of the PolySoft hernia patch with the ONSTEP technique for treating inguinal hernias to aid local decision-making

Medtech innovation briefing Published August 2014

Preventing type 2 diabetes

Everything NICE has said on preventing type 2 diabetes in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published August 2011 Last updated November 2018

Diagnostics Advisory Committee members

Chair Consultant in Public Health Medicine, PHG Foundation About Mark Mark Kroese is a Consultant in Public Health Medicine...

Published August 2019 Last updated August 2019

Service user experience in adult mental health: improving the experience of care for people using adult NHS mental health services (CG136)

This guideline covers the components of a good experience of service use. It aims to make sure that all adults using NHS mental health services have the best possible experience of care.

Clinical guideline Published December 2011

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

NICE Pathway Published June 2015 Last updated August 2018

The Versajet II hydrosurgery system for surgical debridement of acute and chronic wounds and burns (MIB1)

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

Medtech innovation briefing Published February 2014

Interstitial cystitis: dimethyl sulfoxide bladder instillation (ESUOM26)

Summary of the evidence on dimethyl sulfoxide bladder instillation for treating interstitial cystitis to inform local NHS planning and decision-making

Evidence summary Published February 2014

Antisocial behaviour and conduct disorders in children and young people

Everything NICE has said on antisocial behaviour and conduct disorders in children and young people in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published March 2013 Last updated June 2019

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.

NICE guideline Published April 2018

Ulcerative colitis: management (NG130)

This guideline covers the management of ulcerative colitis in children, young people and adults. It aims to help professionals to provide consistent high-quality care and it highlights the importance of advice and support for people with ulcerative colitis.

NICE guideline Published May 2019

Chronic kidney disease (stage 4 or 5): management of hyperphosphataemia (CG157)

This guideline covers managing hyperphosphataemia in children, young people and adults with stage 4 or 5 chronic kidney disease. It makes recommendations on dietary management and phosphate binders, to reduce variation in care and the risk of hyperparathyroidism for people with chronic kidney disease.

Clinical guideline Published March 2013

Shared learning awards previous winners and finalists

2013 2018 Winner East Berkshire CCG and Oxford Academic Health Science Network: reducing incidence of Urinary Tract Infections by...

Published June 2019 Last updated June 2019

Bipolar disorder

Everything NICE has said on recognising, assessing and managing bipolar disorder in children, young people and adults in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published September 2014 Last updated February 2020

Lyme disease

Everything NICE has said on diagnosing and managing Lyme disease in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published April 2018 Last updated July 2019

Prevention and control of healthcare-associated infections

Everything NICE has said on preventing and controlling healthcare-associated infections in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published March 2012 Last updated January 2020

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

Atrial fibrillation and heart valve disease: self-monitoring coagulation status using point-of-care coagulometers (the CoaguChek XS system) (DG14)

Evidence-based recommendations on point-of-care coagulometers (the CoaguChek XS system) to self-monitor blood clotting

Diagnostics guidance Published September 2014 Last updated December 2017

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Everything NICE has said on diagnosing and managing non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and advanced liver fibrosis in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published July 2016 Last updated January 2020

Cirrhosis

Everything NICE has said on assessing and managing suspected or confirmed cirrhosis in people over 16 in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published July 2016 Last updated January 2020

Health of people in the criminal justice system

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

NICE Pathway Published November 2016 Last updated August 2019

Dyspepsia and gastro-oesophageal reflux disease

Everything NICE has said on investigating and managing dyspepsia and gastro-oesophageal reflux disease in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published September 2014 Last updated October 2019

Balloon kyphoplasty for vertebral compression fractures (IPG166)

Evidence-based recommendations on balloon kyphoplasty for vertebral compression fractures (osteoporotic breaks in the back)

Interventional procedures guidance Published April 2006

Epilepsy

Everything NICE has said on diagnosing and managing the epilepsies in adults and children in primary and secondary care in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published January 2012 Last updated February 2020

Depression

Everything NICE has said on identifying, treating and managing depression in children, young people and adults in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published May 2011 Last updated February 2020

Type 2 diabetes in adults. Patient decision aid

professionals on the care and support that should be offered to people who use health and care services. You have the right to be...

Published December 2015 Last updated December 2015

NICE Diagnostics guidance list

The complete list of diagnostics guidance published by NICE.

Therapeutic monitoring of TNF-alpha inhibitors in rheumatoid arthritis (DG36)

Evidence-based recommendations on enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) tests for therapeutic monitoring of TNF-alpha inhibitors in rheumatoid arthritis

Diagnostics guidance Published July 2019

Advanced breast cancer

Everything NICE has said on diagnosing and treating advanced breast cancer in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published May 2011 Last updated January 2020

Fellows

Details of former NICE fellows

Published May 2019 Last updated May 2019

Autism spectrum disorder in adults: diagnosis and management (CG142)

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.

Clinical guideline Published June 2012 Last updated August 2016

Unstable angina and NSTEMI: early management (CG94)

This guideline covers treatments for people aged 18 and over with unstable angina (recurring chest pain) or a type of heart attack called non-ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI). It aims to ensure that people get treatment quickly. It recommends that as soon as NSTEMI or unstable angina is diagnosed, healthcare professionals assess people for risk of more serious heart problems in the future to guide their treatment.

Clinical guideline Published March 2010 Last updated November 2013

Quality Standards Advisory Committee 1 members

Find out more about the quality standards advisory committee 1 members

Published February 2020 Last updated February 2020

VivaScope 1500 and 3000 imaging systems for detecting skin cancer lesions (DG19)

Evidence-based recommendations on VivaScope 1500 and 3000 imaging systems for detecting skin cancer lesions

Diagnostics guidance Published November 2015

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: diagnosis and management (NG87)

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.

NICE guideline Published March 2018 Last updated September 2019

Making Every Contact Count

How NICE resources can support local priorities

EarlySense for heart and respiratory monitoring and predicting patient deterioration (MIB49)

Advice on the use of EarlySense for heart and respiratory monitoring and predicting patient deterioration to aid local decision-making

Medtech innovation briefing Published January 2016

NICE impact: falls and fragility fractures

How NICE recommendations are helping to improve outcomes for people at risk of falls and fragility fractures

Published July 2018 Last updated July 2018

Blood transfusion (NG24)

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.

NICE guideline Published November 2015

Interventional Procedures Advisory Committee members

Interventional Procedures Advisory Committee members

Published January 2020 Last updated January 2020

HIV testing and prevention

Everything NICE has said on HIV testing and prevention in an interactive flowchart

NICE Pathway Published August 2011 Last updated February 2019