NICE Consultation on Draft Guidelines for Dementia Assessment, Management and Support for People Living With Dementia and Their Carers (NICE)

Summary

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has released draft updated guidelines concerning the care – i.e. the assessment, management and support – for people living with dementia and their families / carers. The official update, planned for June 2018 release, will replace NICE Guideline CG42. Registered stakeholders have until February 13th 2018 to submit comments and feedback.

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Reference

Dementia – assessment, management and support for people living with dementia and their carers: Draft guidance consultation. London: National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), January 3rd 2018.

There is also a shorter Guideline Summary and numerous appendices, including a review of the evidence.

Likely interest (missed previously):

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Reference

Overview of systematic reviews of non-pharmacological interventions for dementia. York: York Health Economics Consortium (YHEC), April 19th 2017.

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Dementia and Elderly Care News. Wolverhampton Medical Institute: WMI. (jh)
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