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LINKS CORRECTED: Preventing infections and spotting child abuse

Multimorbidity care : Impact of domestic violence : Tackling falling vaccination rates : Working together to put patients at the heart of decisions about their care
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Children and young people should be taught simple hygiene measures to help curb the spread of infections, says NICE

These recommendations aim to educate the general public in how they can contribute in the battle against antimicrobial resistance. More...

NICE guidelines aim to improve how children at risk of abuse or neglect are helped and supported

NICE is producing new guidelines to help people who work with children spot and stop abuse or neglect. More...

News

Preventing falls in older people through conversation


NICE says routine appointments with family doctors, at hospital, or during home visits by social care workers, can prevent falls, disability and loss of independence. More...

Improving the diagnosis and treatment of cerebral palsy

NICE's first guideline on cerebral palsy aims to improve diagnosis and treatment across the country. More...

NICE seeks to support new mothers with mental health problems


NICE is calling on general practice staff to assess the mental health of all women who have recently given birth, as fears some may be left unsupported. More...

NICE recommends targeted breast cancer radiotherapy treatment 

NICE has recommended the Intrabeam Radiotherapy System for people with early breast cancer in limited circumstances with additional data collection. More...

Breast cancer drug costs too high in relation to benefits for routine NHS funding

NICE does not recommend breast cancer drug palbociclib (Ibrance, Pfizer) because its cost is too high in relation to its potential benefits. Draft guidance out for consultation. More...

NICE seeks positive future with life sciences industry

NICE has set out its position on its complex but positive relationship with the life sciences industry. More...

Blogs

Caring for patients with more than one health condition

Bruce Guthrie, Professor of Primary Care Medicine shares his experiences of caring for patients with multimorbidity. More...

Becoming a NICE expert works 

Dr Benett discusses how becoming a NICE guidance team member helped him to find new ways to treat his patient with kidney disease. More...

Have your say

Comment on our draft appraisal othe intrabeam radiotherapy system to treat breast cancer

This document has been prepared for consultation with the consultees. It summarises the evidence and views that have been considered, and sets out the recommendations made by the committee. More...

Please submit your comments by 5pm 1st March 2017

Comment on our draft appraisal of ponatinib for leukaemia (chronic myeloid, acute lymphoblastic) 

This document has been prepared for consultation with the consultees. It summarises the evidence and views that have been considered, and sets out the recommendations made by the committee. More...

Please submit your comments by 5pm 6th March 2017

Comment on our draft appraisal of venetoclax for chronic lymphocytic leukaemia 

This document has been prepared for consultation with the consultees. It summarises the evidence and views that have been considered, and sets out the recommendations made by the committee. More...

Please submit your comments by 5pm 8th March 2017

Comment on our draft guidance of multiple frequency bioimpedance devices

This document has been prepared for consultation with the consultees. It summarises the evidence and views that have been considered, and sets out the recommendations made by the committee. More...

Please submit your comments by 5pm 8th March 2017

Comment on our indoor air pollution draft scope

The Department of Health in England has asked NICE to develop guidance on indoor air pollution. NICE has worked with Public Health England to develop this scope. More...

Please submit your comments by 5pm 9th March 2017

Comment on our primary hyperparathyroidism draft scope

NHS England has asked NICE to develop a guideline on the diagnosis, assessment and initial management of primary hyperparathyroidism. More...

Please submit your comments by 5pm 15th March 2017
Get involved

NICE Annual Conference 2017

18-19 May 2017, ACC Liverpool

What works? And how much does it cost? NICE 2017 will discuss the big challenges facing the health and social care sector.

Keynote speaker: Lord Prior of Brampton, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Health.
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Public Board Meeting and NICE Question Time

15 March 2017, Durham Town Hall

Every two months the NICE Board holds its meeting in a different venue; moving from region to region to ensure that all those interested in our work can come along to hear about the latest developments at NICE and question the Board about policy. More...

Conferences & Exhibitions
NICE take part in a number of health and social care exhibitions and conferences throughout the year. Upcoming events that we'll be attending are...

 

Westminster Health Forum
The future of the life sciences industry in the UK
 

01 March 2017, London

Professor Carole Longson, Director, Centre for Health Technology Evaluation, NICE, will be delivering a keynote address on key issues for access to medicines and the NICE appraisal process.

Royal College of Physicians Annual Conference

16 March 2017, Manchester

Professor David Haslam, Chair, NICE, will be taking part in a plenary panel session discussing how to maintain clinical quality in a system under pressure.
 
Attend one of our meetings in public

 

  21 March 2017

Public health advisory committee A meeting
Preventing suicide in community and custodial settings

NICE office, London 
Registration closes 07 March 2017


 22 March 2017
Public health advisory committee C
Physical activity and the environment

NICE Office, London
Registration closes 08 March 2017

 

Quality Standards advisory committee 3
Violence and Aggression
Multimorbidity

NICE Office, Manchester
Registration closes 08 March 2017

 

  22-23 March 2017 

Public health advisory committee B
Flu vaccination - increasing uptake

NICE Office, Manchester
Registration closes 08 March 2017
Into Practice
NICE has recommended an innovative new device called HeartFlow FFRCT, to help clinicians diagnose coronary artery disease in patients with recent onset, stable chest pain. To support this, we have also published a new adoption resource that will help health care professionals put this guidance into practice. It includes real-life examples of how NHS sites have adopted this technology and has been created with the help of NHS clinicians, who have reported that benefits of implementing this software. More...
 
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