Dr Toni Hazell describes an update to existing NICE guidance on depression in adults. The module outlines what’s new in the guidance, which criteria to consider when making a diagnosis of depression, the different treatment options available for managing depression, when to review patients who are taking antidepressants and what to consider when treating patients with other medical conditions.
Guidance: NICE guidance CG90. Depression in adults: recognition and management. Updated April 2016.