The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has updated its guideline on attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). The guideline has been developed by the National Guideline Centre (NGC), which is hosted by the Royal College of Physicians (RCP).
The new recommendations update Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD): diagnosis and management, which was published in 2008 and last updated in 2016. The guideline aims to improve the delivery of high-quality care for people with ADHD, and offers support to commissioners and providers of services for people with ADHD as well as children, young people and adults with the disorder, and their families and carers.
Recommendations in the updated NICE guideline include:
You can read the full guidance and recommendations on NICE's website.