We are delighted to announce that the LDUK Co-Founders have registered as stakeholders for the upcoming National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) Lyme disease guideline writing process. If any other patient groups or organisations would like to register as stakeholders, please check your eligibility and complete this online form. Stakeholders can register at any time during the process and the guidelines are expected to be published in 2018.
LDUK has been contacting doctors who may wish to be on the guideline committee and American Lyme disease expert, Dr Richard Horowitz, has confirmed that the has offered to help with the process and that he is in discussions with the UK health department.
Documents relating to this guideline process can be found here including a list of stakeholders and notes taken from scoping workshop.