NICE Guidelines CG90: Depression the treatment and management of depression in adults

NICE Guidelines CG90: Depression the treatment and management of depression in adultsThis guideline is relevant for adults with depression as the primary diagnosis and covers the care provided by primary, community, secondary, tertiary and other health care professionals who have direct contact with, and make decisions concerning the care of, adults with depression.

The recommendations in the guideline have been developed by a multidisciplinary team of healthcare professionals, people with depression, a carer and guideline methodologists after careful consideration of the best available evidence.

It is intended that the guideline will be useful to clinicians and service commissioners in providing and planning high-quality care for people with depression while also emphasising the importance of the experience of care for them and their carers