Developing Clinical Guidelines for both Primary and Secondary Care

Welcome to the
National Clinical Guideline Centre (NCGC)

The National Clinical Guideline Centre (NCGC) is a multi-disciplinary health services research team funded by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE). We produce evidence based clinical practice guidelines on behalf of NICE. Our guidelines aim to improve the quality of patient care within the NHS in England and Wales.

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**Please note, as of 1st April 2016 our name has changed to National Guideline Centre (NGC). This website will be updated to reflect this change in due course.


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