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NICE stands for The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence. Find out about the organisation, how they work and how they make decisions. 

Patient organisations can comment on a piece of guidance while NICE are still developing it. There is also an appeals process and those with an interest can appeal against a decision. 

About NICE

NICE decides which drugs and treatments are available on the NHS in England and Wales. Find out more about the organisation.

How NICE makes decisions

NICE make decisions on whether a drug or treatment should be available based on based on a number of reasons. Find out how they make decisions.

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