8th November 2022

NICE draft consultation on Pneumonia (diagnosis and management)

NICE has issued this draft consultation: Pneumonia: diagnosis and management.

If you would like to comment on the Draft Scope as part of BSAC’s formal response, please complete this Comments form.

Please email your completed comments form to fdrummond@bsac.org.uk by 5pm on Tuesday 22 November 2022.

 

NICE would also like to hear your views on the following questions:

  1. Are there any cost saving interventions or examples of innovative approaches that should be considered for inclusion in this guideline?
  2. Are there any aspects of diagnosing Community Acquired Pneumonia and Hospital Acquired Pneumonia for which guidance is needed (beyond microbiological tests to determine causal agents)?
  3. Is it more important to update our guidance on duration of antibiotic treatment for under 18s with Community Acquired Pneumonia or to cover diagnosis of Community Acquired Pneumonia and Hospital Acquired Pneumonia for this age group?

 

If you have any specific about this draft scope consultation, please contact NICE via email at: pneumoniaupdate@nice.org.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NICE has issued the draft quality standard on Diabetes in adults update – Type 1 and Type 2, for consultation.

If you would like to comment as part of BSAC formal response to this draft please do so by submitting comments to jsneddon@bsac.org.uk by 5pm on Monday 17 October 2022, using the separate comments forms below:

 

All comments will be considered by the NICE quality standards advisory committee (QSAC) and a record of this will be summarised in the QSAC meeting minutes online.

 

NICE has issued this draft consultation: Quality standard on UTIs in adults (update).

Please submit your comments using this Comments form, returning via email to: fdrummond@bsac.org.uk by 5pm on Wednesday 5 October 2022.

Following consultation the comments will be considered by the quality standards advisory committee (QSAC) and a record of this summarised in the QSAC meeting minutes.

Further information on supporting NICE quality standards

 

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