Suspected neurological conditions: recognition and referral - NICE guideline

This guideline covers the initial assessment of symptoms and signs that might indicate a neurological condition. It helps non-specialist healthcare professionals to identify people who should be offered referral for specialist investigation.



This guideline includes recommendations for:

Who is it for?

  • Non-specialist healthcare professionals in primary and secondary care
  • Healthcare professionals in neurology departments
  • People with suspected neurological conditions, their families and carers