NICE clinical guidelines
Issued: July 2004 (last modified: December 2014)

Type 1 diabetes: Diagnosis and management of type 1 diabetes in children, young people and adults

This is an extract from the guidance. The complete guidance is available at

Changes since publication

Since the publication of this guideline some of the recommendations have been updated in other NICE guidance, or by changes in guidance from other organisations.

Other changes

  • April 2015: minor maintenance

  • May 2014: minor maintenance

  • 23 December 2011: minor maintenance.

  • The British Society for Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes has published an updated guideline on ketoacidosis in children and young people (referred to in recommendation and appendix F). We have deleted appendix F and added the link to the updated guideline.

  • The World Health Organization has produced new guidance on diagnosing diabetes (referred to in recommendation We have added the link to the updated guidance.

  • 'Hypostop' (referred to in recommendation is now known as 'Glucogel'. We have updated the name of this product in recommendation