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NICE Draft guidelines on pneumonia: antimicrobial prescribing

The following final guidelines have now been published by NICE: Pneumonia (community-acquired): antimicrobial prescribing Pneumonia (hospital-acquired): antimicrobial prescribing You can… Read more »

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An opportunity has arisen in the Department of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine for 1 new Consultant Physician at the… Read more »

Bronchiolitis in children: diagnosis and management. NICE Surveillance...

NICE has announced the publication of this Surveillance Report, including the decision to update the guidelines in light of new… Read more »

Fever in under 5s: assessment and initial management NICE Draft guidel...

This NICE draft guideline has been issued for consultation. Please note: The BSAC is not issuing a formal response to… Read more »

Impetigo: antimicrobial prescribing. NICE draft guideline.

Deadline is Monday 2 September 2019. Please submit comments using the comments form below, sending via email to fdrummond@bsac.org.uk NICE… Read more »

NICE quality standard on flu vaccination: increasing uptake

This NICE consultation can be found on their web site via the link below: Flu vaccination: increasing uptake quality standard consultation… Read more »

NICE guideline on COPD in over 16s (triple therapy addendum)

This final guideline has published on the NICE website, including all supporting evidence and stakeholder comments received during the consultation… Read more »

Diagnostics Advisory Committee: Rapid Tests for Group A Streptococcal ...

Diagnostics Advisory Committee, Tuesday 20 August 2019 The public registration facility to observe this committee meeting is now open on the… Read more »

NICE guideline on CG97 Lower urinary tract symptoms in men: management

NICE would like to hear your views on a proposal not to update this guideline. To comment, please visit the… Read more »

NICE Guideline scoping workshop: Bacterial Meningitis and meningococca...

Guideline scoping workshop on Meningitis (bacterial) and meningococcal septicaemia: recognition, diagnosis and management Date: Wednesday 30 October 2019, 10am to… Read more »

Johan Mouton, Editor, Author

One of our editors, Professor Johan W Mouton died last Tuesday, 9th July in the evening after a long illness…. Read more »