NICE Clinical Guideline 84

Diarrhoea and vomiting in children under 5

The recommendations from NICE cover:
  • Assessment of dehydration and shock
  • Fluid management including:
    • primary prevention and treatment of dehydration
    • intravenous fluid therapy
  • The role of antibiotics
  • Escalation of care
  • Information and advice for parents and carers.
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NICE Clinical Guideline 85


The recommendations from NICE cover:
  • Diagnosis of ocular hypertension and chronic open angle glaucoma
  • Monitoring and treatment including:
    • pharmacological therapies
    • surgical interventions
  • Organisation of care
  • Provision of information.
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NICE Technology Appraisal 170

Rivaroxaban for the prevention of venous thromboembolism after total hip or total knee replacement in adults

  • Rivaroxaban, within its marketing authorisation, is recommended as an option to prevent venous thromboembolism in adults who are having total hip replacement surgery or elective total knee replacement surgery
  • Recommended treatment durations are:
    • 5 weeks for patients having major hip surgery
    • 2 weeks for major knee surgery.
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