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NICE Guidance - September 2013

The National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has published new guidance for the month of September 2013. This month there in one clinical guideline that impacts upon primary care.

The Urinary incontinence in women guideline offers evidence-based advice on the care and treatment of women with urinary incontinence. It updates the existing guideline published in 2006 and it includes new methods of managing urinary incontinence have become available on the NHS including pharmacological agents, Botulinum toxin A and sacral nerve stimulation.

Action: Clinicians should be aware of this month's new guidance and implement any necessary changes to practice.