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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 PTSD guideline


This summary of the NICE PTSD guideline covers assessment and coordination of care, access to care, principles of care, and disaster planning

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NICE ADHD guideline


The updated summary covers key points on identification and treatment of ADHD, management, supporting families and carers, and appropriate medication.

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NICE guideline: diagnosis of autism in young people


A clear and concise summary of the NICE guideline on the recognition, diagnosis, and referral of children and young people on the autism spectrum.

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PHE dementia guideline


This summary covers risk factors for developing dementia in later life and what steps can be taken to lower a person’s risk of having this condition.

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Educational resources

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Recognising and managing adult ADHD in primary care

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  • Top tips: supporting the patient who self-harms

    Fri, 19 Jul 2019 14:47 GMT

    Dr Dominique Thompson provides 10 top tips on recognising self-harm and how to help reduce the risks of further self-harm or suicide

  • Top tips: anxiety disorders

    Wed, 17 Apr 2019 11:31 GMT

    Dr Ed Beveridge offers ten top tips on the diagnosis, management, and treatment of adults with anxiety disorders in primary care

  • Top tips: eating disorders

    Thu, 28 Mar 2019 17:25 GMT

    Dr Dominique Thompson offers 10 top tips for general practice on the role of GPs in managing eating disorders, including signs to look out for, the right questions to ask, and the need for referral without delay

  • Key learning points: NICE post-traumatic stress disorder

    Fri, 22 Mar 2019 11:51 GMT

    Dr Jonathan Leach, Professor Neil Greenberg, and Dr Odette Megnin-Viggars identify five key learning points from the updated NICE PTSD guideline

  • Top tips: alcohol dependency

    Wed, 19 Dec 2018 12:07 GMT

    Dr Stephen Willott provides 10 top tips for assessing alcohol dependency in primary care including how to manage patients presenting in crisis