Clinical Practice Guidelines


NICE guidelines

The NICE clinical guideline on the prevention, identification, assessment and management of overweight and obesity in adults and children covers:

  • How staff in GP surgeries and hospitals should assess whether people are overweight or obese
  • What staff in GP surgeries and hospitals should do to help people lose weight
  • Care for people whose weight puts their health at risk
  • How people can make sure they and their children stay at a healthy weight
  • How health professionals, local authorities and communities, childcare providers, schools and employers should make it easier for people to improve their diet and become more active

Direct link to the resource page



Southern Gastro Group: Specialists in Gastroenterology