Summary of NICE guidance for Peripheral arterial disease (PAD)

Karoline Brennan, Senior Medicines Information Pharmacist, North West Medicines Information CentreSource North West Medicines Information CentrePublished

This edition of NICE Bites reflects current NICE guidance (as at October 2020). Please go to NICE to check for any recent updates to this guideline.

NICE Bites is a monthly prescribing bulletin published by North West Medicines Information centre which summarises key recommendations from NICE guidance. NICE Bites No 105, March 2018 includes one topic: Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) (NICE CG147). Sections covered include: assessment and diagnosis, symptoms of PAD, imaging for revascularisation, treatment and management, pharmacological treatment and  information and support.