Clinical Guidelines

Clinical guidelines are systematically developed statements designed to help practitioners and patients decide on appropriate healthcare for specific clinical conditions and/or circumstances.

Leeds Health Pathways

Leeds Health Pathways contains guidelines from all Leeds Healthcare Trusts and other organisations including the Yorkshire Cancer Network, NICE and various professional bodies.  This resource is only available on an NHSnet computer.


The TRIP database is a free resource which aims to deliver the highest quality literature to support evidence based practice. The content includes evidence-based guidelines.


The Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network develops evidence based clinical practice guidelines for the NHS in Scotland.

NICE Evidence

NICE Evidence pools together guidelines from a variety of sources including NICE and professional bodies.

If you need help using any of these resources please contact your local library.