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Endorsed NICE Public Health Guidelines

The following NICE Public Health Guidelines have been endorsed by DoH  Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (Northern Ireland) Guidance literature, Safety and quality standards, NICE Guidelines The following NICE Public Health Guideline ...

Endorsed NICE Clinical Guidelines 2015/2016

Endorsed NICE Clinical Guidelines 2015/2016   Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (Northern Ireland) Guidance literature, Safety and quality standards, NICE clinical guidelines Endorsed NICE Clinical Guidelines 2015/2016   Guidance NIC ...

Excess winter deaths and morbidity and the health risks associated with cold homes

10.14655/105129-107388 National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) Death, Mortality, Winter, Climate, Housing, Cold home, Temperature The guideline is for commissioners, managers and health, social care and voluntary sector practitioners who ...

NICE: Physical activity and the environment. Evidence update 57

NICE Physical activity, Environment A summary of selected new evidence relevant to NICE public health guidance 8 ‘Physical activity and the environment’ (2008) Obesity Guidance NICE Guidance ...

Needle and Syringe Exchange Programmes

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) This guidance updates and replaces NICE public health guideline 18 (published February 2009). This guidance makes recommendations on needle and syringe programmes, including those provided by ph ...

Smoking cessation in secondary care: Acute, maternity and mental health services (PH 48)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Smoking Cessation Stopping smoking at any time has considerable health benefits and for people using secondary care services, there are additional advantages including shorter hospital stays and ...

Fluocinolone acetonide intravitreal implant for treating chronic diabetic macular oedema after an inadequate response to prior therapy (rapid review of technology appraisal guidance 271)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Diabetes Fluocinolone acetonide intravitreal implants are recommended as a possible treatment for people with chronic diabetic macular oedema who have an artificial lens in their eye if: the imp ...

Myocardial Infarction- Secondary prevention (CG 172)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Secondary prevention, Primary care, Secondary care, Patients, Myocardial infarction, Heart attack This clinical guideline (published November 2013) updates and replaces NICE clinical guideline 4 ...

Tobacco: Harm-reduction approaches to smoking (PH 45)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Tobacco smoke Nicotine inhaled from smoking tobacco is highly addictive. But it is primarily the toxins and carcinogens in tobacco smoke – not the nicotine – that cause illness and death. The be ...

Hepatitis B and C: ways to promote and offer testing to people at increased risk of infection (PH 43)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Hepatitis testing, Treatment services This guidance aims to ensure more people at increased risk of hepatitis B and C infection are tested. The guidance is for commissioners and providers of pub ...

Fertility: Assessment and treatment for people with fertility problems (CG 156)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Fertility treatment This clinical guideline updates and replaces NICE clinical guideline 11 ‘Fertility’ (published February 2004). It offers evidence-based advice on the care and treatment of pe ...

Psychosis and schizophrenia: Recognition and management of psychosis and schizophrenia in children and young people (CG155)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Children's mental health This clinical guideline offers evidence-based advice on the recognition and management of psychosis and schizophrenia in children and young people under 18. Mental ...

WatchBP Home A for opportunistically detecting atrial fibrillation during diagnosis and monitoring of hypertension (MTG13)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Using WatchBP Home A in the NHS for opportunistically detecting asymptomatic atrial fibrillation during the measurement of blood pressure by primary care professionals, is backed by the NICE gui ...

Social and Emotional Wellbeing- Early Years (PH 40)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Vulnerable children This guidance aims to define how the social and emotional wellbeing of vulnerable children aged under 5 years can be supported through home visiting, childcare and early educ ...

Smokeless Tobacco Cessation- South Asian Communities (PH 39)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Smoking cessation This guidance aims to help people of South Asian origin who are living in England to stop using traditional South Asian varieties of smokeless tobacco. The phrase 'of Sout ...

Identifying and Managing Tuberculosis Among Hard-to-reach Groups (PH 37)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Tuberculosis (TB), TB services This guidance aims to improve the way tuberculosis (TB) among hard-to-reach groups is identified and managed. It is for commissioners and providers of TB services ...

Prevention and Control of Healthcare-associated Infections (PH 36)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) To reduce the risk of harm from healthcare-associated infections for patients, staff and visitors NICE, in partnership with the Health Protection Agency (HPA), has produced this quality improvem ...

Behaviour change at population, community and individual levels: NICE Public Health Guidance 6

Public health guidance, PH6- Issued: October 2007 This guidance is aimed at those responsible for helping people to change their behaviour to improve their health. This includes policy makers and those working in local authorities and the community and vo ...

Preventing Type 2 Diabetes: Risk Identification and Interventions for Individuals at High Risk (PH 38)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Risk assessment for diabetes This guidance is for everyone who is involved identifying people at high risk of type 2 diabetes and in preventing or delaying its onset.. This includes GPs, nurses ...

Opioids in Palliative Care: Safe and Effective Prescribing of Strong Opioids for Pain in Palliative Care of Adults

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Opioids in palliative care This clinical guideline offers evidence-based advice on safe and effective prescribing of strong opioids for pain relief in adults with advanced and progressive diseas ...