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NICE delays depression guideline labelled 'not fit for purpose' by GP expert group

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What a surprise: another NICE guideline not fit for purpose. Their methodology, which they have created for themselves, is so good and helpful that it has not been adopted by anyone else. They are largely engineered by technocrats with little clinical experience. Any dissenters are removed from the guideline process. This organisation which costs some £70m per annum to run needs to be reformed so that it produces guidelines which reflect clinical reality and which are clinically useful and relevant.

Posted date

24 Apr 2018

Posted time

12:41pm

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