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NICE Clinical Knowledge Summaries (NICE / CKS)

Summary The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has made available a new version of the Clinical Knowledge Summaries service. Clinical Knowledge Summaries (CKS) was until recently available under the name of Prodigy. NICE Clinical Knowledge Summaries is … Continue reading

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Update to Dementia on Clinical Knowledge Summaries (Prodigy, formerly CKS)

Summary The Prodigy (formerly Clinical Knowledge Summaries, CKS) topic on Dementia has been updated to include prescribing information for Memantine (Memantine Hydrochloride). Sub-topics comprise: Contraindications. Dose and Titration. Adverse Effects. Drug Interactions. The Basis of Recommendation has been updated to … Continue reading

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Updated Dementia Clinical Knowledge Summaries (Prodigy, formerly CKS)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 5, December 2011]. Summary The Prodigy (formerly Clinical Knowledge Summaries, CKS) topic on Dementia has been updated to include a summary of the recommendations from … Continue reading

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