National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)

The Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine is a stakeholder in NICE quality standards relevant to Sport and Exercise Medicine. Our NICE Working Group, part of our Clinical Advisory Committee, responds to consultations for quality standards.

Sport and Exercise Medicine has a broad application to healthcare, these are some of the quality standards which we are considering or responding to:

Head Injury: assessment and early management  – The FSEM has responded to consultations on this QS

Rehabilitation after critical illness – The FSEM is an official supporter of this QS

Hypertension in adults

Type 2 diabetes in adults

Lower back pain

Depression in adults

Physical activity and the environment – The FSEM responded to the consultation for this QS

Our Members and Fellows can access the FSEM (UK) responses to NICE consultations here.