NEW NICE GUIDANCE PUBLISHED - Epilepsies in children, young people and adults (NG217)
APCP NEWS - 26 April 2022
This guideline covers diagnosing and managing epilepsy in children, young people and adults in primary and secondary care, and referral to tertiary services. It aims to improve diagnosis and treatment for different seizure types and epilepsy syndromes, and reduce the risks for people with epilepsy.
NEW NICE QUALITY STANDARD PUBLISHED - Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (QS204)
APCP NEWS - 16 March 2022
This quality standard covers assessing and diagnosing fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) in children and young people. It also covers support during pregnancy to prevent FASD. It describes high-quality care in priority areas for improvement.
NEW NICE GUIDANCE PUBLISHED - Disabled children and young people up to 25 with severe complex needs: integrated service delivery and organisation across health, social care and education (NG213)
APCP NEWS - 09 March 2022
This guideline covers support for disabled children and young people with severe complex needs, from birth to 25 years. It aims to encourage education, health and social care services to work together and provide more coordinated support to children and young people, and their families and carers.
Frist gene therapy for metachromatic leukodystrophy (MLD)
NICE News - 04 February 2022
Children with MLD will be able to benefit from a new one-off treatment under new NICE guidance.
APCP NICE UPDATE 2022 - Number 1 (1 February)
APCP's quarterly email bulletin with the latest news from NICE.
NEW NICE GUIDANCE PUBLISHED - Rehabilitation after traumatic injury (NG211)
APCP NEWS - 18 January 2022
This guideline covers complex rehabilitation needs after traumatic injury for all people, including children and young people.
NEW NICE GUIDANCE PUBLISHED - Myalgic encephalomyelitis (or encephalopathy)/chronic fatigue syndrome: diagnosis and management (NG206)
APCP NEWS - 5 November 2021
NICE ME/CFS guideline outlines steps for better diagnosis and management
YOUR OPINION MATTERS - Disabled children and young people up to 25 with severe complex needs: integrated service delivery and organisation across health, social care and education
APCP NEWS - 15 September 2022
The consultation on the new NICE draft guideline: Disabled children and young people up to 25 with severe complex needs: integrated service delivery and organisation across health, social care and education took place in August and September 2021.
NEW NICE GUIDANCE PUBLISHED - Babies, children and young people's experience of healthcare (NG204)
APCP NEWS - 25 August 2021
New guideline from NICE recommends ensuring children and young people are fully informed about their health so that they are empowered to take an active role in their healthcare