Please go to NICE for any updates to this guideline.
NICE Bites is a monthly bulletin which summarises key prescribing points from NICE guidance. NICE Bites Aug 2010; No 20 includes two topics;
NICE CG100; Alcohol-use disorders. Sections covered include;hospital admission, pharmacological treatment, and prescribing advice.
NICE CG102; Bacterial meningitis and meningococcal septicaemia. Sections covered include; assessment and diagnosis in pre-hospital setting and in secondary are, prescribing ( antibiotics, corticosteroids) and treatment of shock.