Guidelines & Clinical Updates

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Alternate-day iron dosing in women 'effective and better tolerated'

In iron-depleted women, alternate-day iron supplementation...

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NICE recommends broader use for second SGLT2 inhibitor in chronic kidney disease

Empagliflozin (Jardiance) is set to be available for...

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NICE highlights effectiveness of CBT for menopausal symptoms

The risks and benefits of HRT are also reassessed in...

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NICE recommends 'life changing' technology for people with type I diabetes

'Artificial pancreas' could be offered to more than...

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New treatment for advanced Parkinson's disease recommended by NICE

Foslevodopa–foscarbidopa (Produodopa) has been endorsed...

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NICE recommends further treatment option for underserved heart failure population

In reversal of its initial recommendation, NICE has...

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ADHD medication shortages prompt National Patient Safety Alert

Several ADHD medications are facing supply disruptions...

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Methotrexate sun protection reminder after patient death

People taking methotrexate should be reminded about...

A grey-haired man in a grey T-shirt sits on a sofa injecting diabetes medicine into his upper arm.

NICE provisionally accepts new diabetes drug in reversal of initial guidance

Patients with poorly controlled type II diabetes are...

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Immediate statin combination treatment 'drastically' cuts risk of death in acute coronary syndromes

Giving patients with acute coronary syndromes (ACS)...