Antibiotics for early-onset neonatal infection: Antibiotics for the prevention and treatment of early-onset neonatal infectionAug 2012
Early-onset neonatal bacterial infection (infection with onset within 72 hours of birth) is a significant cause of..
Spasticity in children and young people with non-progressive brain disorders: Management of spasticity and co-existing motor disorders and their early musculoskeletal complicationsJul 2012
This guideline covers the management of spasticity and co-existing motor disorders and their early musculoskeletal..
Primary vesicoureteral reflux (VUR) is a common congenital urinary tract abnormality in children. There is considerable..
Treatment with GnRH agonists should always be initiated and monitored by a specialist (Consultant Paediatric..
r-hGH is administered by subcutaneous injection or needle free transjection, once daily. Depending on the brand,..
The aim of strabismus management is to achieve good visual acuity in each eye, restore normal ocular alignment (as near..
The ketogenic diet (KD) is a therapeutic diet, which has been shown to improve seizure control in patients with drug..
A collaborative working group consisting of members representing the European Society for Paediatric Urology (ESPU) and..
The epilepsies: the diagnosis and management of the epilepsies in adults and children in primary and secondary careJan 2012
This guideline offers best practice advice on the care of children, young people and adults with epilepsy...
The purpose of this guideline is to provide guidance about the management of infants with positive and borderline..
This protocol is intended for those children with diabetes mellitus undergoing surgery. It is important to avoid the..
These updated guidelines represent a review of new evidence since then and consensus clinical opinion where evidence was..
When performing blood glucose monitoring, staff should be trained in both the theoretical & practical aspects, including..
This guideline covers the recognition, referral and diagnosis of autism in children and young people from birth up to 19..
These guidelines address issues specific to the use of antiretroviral therapy (ART) for HIV-infected infants, children,..
Evidence-based guidelines are presented for the management of haemophilia in the fetus and neonate. This includes..
UK guidance on the initial evaluation of an infant or an adolescent with a suspected disorder of sex developmentApr 2011
The aim of this guidance is to support clinical professionals in the initial evaluation and diagnosis of children with..
Food allergy in children and young people: Diagnosis and assessment of food allergy in children and young people in primary care and community settingsFeb 2011
This guideline offers best practice advice on the care of children and young people with suspected food allergies...
We hope the guidelines will be widely consulted and will be used to: - improve awareness among governments, state health..
This guideline advises on the management of patients with egg allergy. Most commonly, egg allergy presents in infancy,..
The management of bacterial meningitis and meningococcal septicaemia in children and young people younger than 16 years in primary and secondary careJun 2010
This guideline offers best practice advice on the care of children and young people younger than 16 years with bacterial..
NICE recommends human growth hormone (somatropin) as a possible treatment for some children with growth failure...
This clinical guideline offers evidence-based advice on the assessment, care and treatment of children and young people..
The overall aim of this national guideline update is to provide a framework for evidence based assessment and management..
International Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Diabetes (ISPAD) Clinical Practice Consensus Guidelines 2009Sep 2009
The 2009 ISPAD Clinical Practice Consensus Guidelines have now been published as a compendium in a Supplement to..
The Differential Diagnosis of Hypernatraemia in Children, with Particular Reference to Salt PoisoningSep 2009
As well as the causes of excessive sodium intake there are a number of other causes of significant hypernatraemia, all..
Diarrhoea and vomiting diagnosis, assessment and management in children younger than 5 years caused by gastroenteritisApr 2009
This guideline is intended to apply to children younger than 5 years in England and Wales who present to a healthcare..
A prerequisite of pharmacological management is a comprehensive assessment of the young person’s needs and risks to that..
Promoting physical activity, active play and sport for pre-school and school-age children and young people in family, pre-school, school and community settingsJan 2009
This guidance is for all those who are involved in promoting physical activity among children and young people,..
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: Diagnosis and management of ADHD in children, young people and adultsSep 2008
This guideline makes recommendations for the diagnosis and management of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)..
This guideline makes recommendations on best practice in the recognition and management of meningococcal disease in..
The guideline has been developed with the aim of providing guidance on the appropriate criteria for referral, assessment..
Headache is a common problem in children. Studies of prevalence of any type of headache have shown that up to 50% of..
Clinical guidelines have been defined as ‘systematically developed statements which assist clinicians and patients in..
This clinical guideline concerns the management of atopic eczema in children from birth up to the age of 12 years...
This NICE guideline is about the care and treatment in the NHS in England and Wales of babies, children and young people..
Appropriate management of urticaria depends on the correct evaluation of clinical patterns and causes where these can be..
Assessment, diagnosis and clinical interventions for children and young people with autism spectrum disordersJul 2007
This guideline focuses on assessment, diagnosis and clinical interventions for ASD. It considers the evidence for joint..
This advice in this guideline covers the care and treatment of children aged under 5 years with fever in the NHS in..
Obesity: guidance on the prevention, identification, assessment and management of overweight and obesity in adults and childrenDec 2006
This is the first national guidance on the prevention, identification, assessment and management of overweight and..
There is widespread variation in the management of infants with bronchiolitis both in hospital and, anecdotally, in the..
Bipolar disorder : The management of bipolar disorder in adults, children and adolescents, in primary and secondary careJul 2006
The advice in the NICE guideline covers the care of: - adults who, as a result of critical illness, have stayed in..
The purpose of these guidelines is to assist health care professionals in the provision of diagnosis, treatment,..
The NICE clinical guideline on depression in children and young people covers: - the care children and young people..
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD): The management of PTSD in adults and children in primary and secondary careMar 2005
The NICE clinical guideline on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) covers: - the care people with PTSD can expect..
This is an evidence based guideline covering the diagnosis and management of the epilepsies of children and young people..