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Physical activity: brief advice for adults in primary care (PH 44)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Physical activity This guidance aims to support routine provision of brief advice on physical activity in primary care practice. The recommendations cover: identifying adults who are inactive de ...

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 ...

Guide to Creating a Front of Pack (FoP) Nutrition Label for Pre-packed Products sold through Retail Outlets

Department of Health Front of Pack, Nutrition labelling, Guidance This guidance gives step-by-step support for businesses on developing a 'Front of Pack' (FoP) nutrition label. The Front of Pack nutrition labelling scheme combines colour coding ...

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 ...

Rivaroxaban for the Prevention of Stroke and Systemic Embolism in People with Atrial Fibrillation

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Stroke prevention treatment NICE recommends rivaroxaban as a possible treatment to prevent stroke and systemic emblism in some people with atrial fibrillation. NICE looks at how well treatments ...

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 ...

Self-harm: Longer term management: NICE Clinical Guidance 133

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Advice on the treatment of self-harm This clinical guideline offers evidence-based advice on the longer-term treatment and management of self-harm. It follows on from Self-harm: the short-term p ...

Caesarean Section (Update): NICE Clinical Guidance 132

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Women, Caesarean section, Childbirth This clinical guideline updates and replaces NICE clinical guideline 13 (published April 2004). It offers evidence-based advice on the care of women who: hav ...

Improving identification and consent rates for organ donation: NICE Clinical Guidance 135

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Organ donation This clinical guideline offers evidence-based advice on identifying potential organ donors as a result of brainstem death or circulatory death. It also gives advice on obtaining c ...

Improving your experience of mental health services in the NHS: NICE Clinical Guidance 136

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Mental health services This clinical guidance offers evidence-based advice on ensuring a good experience of care for people who use adult NHS mental health services. We have also published a qua ...

Anaphylaxis: NICE Clinical Guidance 134

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Anaphylactic reaction, Anaphylaxis, Emergency, Treatment This clinical guideline offers evidence-based advice on the care of adults, young people and children following emergency treatment for s ...

Alcohol Guidelines

Science and Technology Committee, House of Commons Government guideline, Alcohol consumption The UK Health Departments first introduced the concept of sensible drinking to the public in 1981, and in 1987, the “sensible limits” for drinking were defined as ...

Maximizing the Impacts of your Research: A Handbook for Social Scientists

LSE Publc Policy Group EVALUATION, GOOD PRACTICE, PUBLIC HEALTH METHODS, THEORY AND RESEARCH For the past year a team of academics based at the London School of Economics, the University of Leeds and Imperial College London have been working on the Impact ...

Measuring diet and physical activity in weight management interventions

National Obesity Obeservatory (NOO) DIET, HEALTH INTERVENTION, PHYSICAL ACTIVITY, WEIGHT MANAGEMENT This paper is intended to be an accessible and practical guide to the measurement of physical activity and diet and provides a shortlist of practical, vali ...

Obesity and Ethnicity

National Obesity Obeservatory (NOO) Current evidence on the relationship between obesity and ethnicity This paper provides an overview of the current evidence on the relationship between obesity and ethnicity for adults and children in the UK, in the cont ...

Breakfast Clubs: A How to Guide

New Policy Institute Breakfast clubs, Children, Eating habit This guide provides information and advice on setting up and managing breakfast clubs for children. It has been written for:• School staff who want to offer breakfast and before-school learning ...

Management of Women with Obesity in Pregnancy

Centre for Maternal and Child Enquiries and the Royal College of Obstetricians BODY MASS INDEX, OBESITY, OVERWEIGHT, PREGNANCY Maternal obesity has become one of the most commonly occurring risk factors in obstetric practice. Obesity inpregnancy is usuall ...

Looked-after Children and Young People (PH 28)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) and the Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) CHILD, EDUCATION, HEALTH, PHYSICAL ACTIVITY, QUALITY OF LIFE, SOCIAL FACTOR, WELLBEING, YOUNG PEOPLE This joint guidance from NICE and the Soc ...

Strategies to prevent unintentional injuries among under-15s (PH 29)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) How to prevent unintentional injuries among under-15s. This is one of three pieces of NICE guidance published in November 2010 on how to prevent unintentional injuries among under-15s. A second ...

Preventing unintentional injuries among under-15s in the home (PH 30)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) How to prevent unintentional injuries among under-15s This is one of three pieces of NICE guidance published in November 2010 on how to prevent unintentional injuries among under-15s. A second p ...