NICE guideline

NICE eczema in under 12s guideline


An easy-to-follow NICE guideline summary on the management of atopic eczema in children under 12

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Independent professional body guideline

ROS guideline: vitamin D and bone health in children


A clear summary on the management of vitamin D deficiency in children and young people.

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NICE guideline

NICE CKS on teething


This summary has been developed for use by community pharmacists under our Guidelines for Pharmacy title and therefore only covers the information relevant to this setting. Please refer to the full guideline for the complete set of recommendations.


NICE guideline

NICE CKS—cow’s milk allergy in children


Be aware that the clinical features of cow’s milk allergy are variable in type and severity and can overlap with other common conditions, so clinical judgement is needed when interpreting symptoms.

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NICE guideline

NICE fever in under 5s guideline


A summary of the 2019 updated NICE guideline on fever in under 5s with a ‘traffic light’ approach to assessing risk, and features of specific diseases

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NICE guideline

NICE GORD in children guideline


A useful NICE guideline summary on the recognition, diagnosis, and management of GORD in children and young people.

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NICE guideline

NICE depression in children and young people guideline


This summary covers assessing people aged 5–18 years for depression and appropriate management strategies based on severity.

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NICE guideline

NICE guideline: UTI in children and young people


This 2017 updated summary covers diagnosis and follow-up. Includes updated advice on urine testing strategies in children under 3 years

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PHE/DH/DWP guideline

PHE whooping cough guideline


Summary of PHE guidance on the management of whooping cough covers testing and includes an algorithm on the management of patients with the condition.


PHE/DH/DWP guideline

Let’s talk about weight in children guideline


This summary relates to families of 4–12-year-old children and young people, covering how to discuss weight, and support positive lifestyle changes.

Resource hub

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Educational resources

Nurofen for Children concise consultation card


Contains promotional content by RB UK

This concise consultation card was developed by Guidelines for Pharmacy  in partnership with RB UK. 
Essential information and adverse reporting details are included.
RB-M-30635  February 2021

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Use of unlicensed medicines in paediatric patients guideline

By Working Party—Tomlin Cockerill Costello Griffith Hicks Sutcliffe Tuleu Wong Wright

This guideline was developed by a multidisciplinary expert panel: Tomlin  S  et  al with the support of a grant from Rosemont Pharmaceuticals  Ltd.