Watch the Zoom presentation – Dr Charles Shepherd: Making the new NICE guideline work for people with ME

March 25, 2022

Yesterday, Dr Charles Shepherd, Honorary Medical Adviser to the ME Association joined Carolyn Leary from Sheffield ME & Fibromyalgia Group to discuss the new NICE guideline for ME/CFS published in October 2021 and its implementation.

Dr Shepherd's presentation included:

  • Introduction to the new NICE guideline on ME/CFS, and how it was developed
  • Key differences with the 2007 guideline
  • How to diagnose ME/CFS
  • How to best support patients: specialist referrals and different aspects of management
  • Implementation of the guideline

The talk hosted by Sheffield ME Fibromyalgia Group concluded with Dr Shepherd answering a number of questions from the ME/CFS community.

An accompanying PDF of the presentation details can be found via the button below:

The talk will also soon be available on Sheffield ME & Fibromylagia Group's Youtube channel (see below) and on their website here.

Reference in the talk was made to the MIMS CPD which can be found here

MEA NICE Guideline Summary

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