News from NICE

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.

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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.

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FASD

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.

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Healthcare Services

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.

 
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Gene Therapy

APCP NICE UPDATE 2022 - Number 1 (1 February)

APCP's quarterly email bulletin with the latest news from NICE.

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Update

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.

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Rehabilitation after major trauma

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

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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

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.

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Healthcare Services

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

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Experience of Healthcare