Descriptions of Guidance Topics

Topic Titlesort icon Includes advice on Health Categories? Includes advice on Research Activity Codes? Label(s)
Wounds and healing Yes Yes Healing, Wounds
Vertigo and disorders of balance Yes No Balance, Vertigo
Vasculitis Yes No Vasculitis
Trials No Yes Trials
Topics spanning multiple diseases and categories Yes No Multiple diseases
Thromboses and embolisms Yes No Embolisms, Thromboses
Surgical procedures No Yes Surgical procedures
Studies on muscle and the neuromuscular junction Yes No Muscle, Neuromuscular disorders
Studies of TSEs, BSE, CJD and prion protein Yes No Prions, TSEs
Studies of sepsis Yes No Sepsis
Stem cell research No Yes Stem cells
Smoking and tobacco Yes No Smoking, Tobacco
Sexual health Yes No Sexual health
Resources and infrastructure No Yes Infrastructure, Resources
Quality of life components in trials No Yes Quality of life
Pulmonary hypertension Yes No Pulmonary hypertension
Policy No Yes Policy
Physical activity and exercise Yes No Exercise, Physical activity
Pharmaceuticals outside the therapeutic context No Yes Pharmaceuticals
Patients used as case study examples Yes No Case studies
Pain Yes Yes Pain
Nutritional and vitamin supplements No Yes Supplements
Neuropsychology Yes Yes Neuropsychology
Methodologies, measurements and research designs No Yes Methodology, Research design
Measures of treatment effectiveness No Yes Treatment effectiveness
Infectious diseases Yes Yes Infection
Immunology and the immune system No Yes Immunology
Foetal development, pregnancy and 'in utero' studies Yes Yes Foetal development, Pregnancy
Eye and vision Yes No Eye, Vision
Education No Yes Education
Economic evaluation components in trials No Yes Economic evaluation
Ear and hearing Yes No Ear, Hearing
Disease sequelae, consequences and side effects Yes No Sequelae, Side effects
Disease effects of pollution and environmental hazards Yes Yes Pollution, Radiation
Differentiating secondary and primary prevention No Yes Prevention
Diet, obesity and nutrition Yes No Diet, Nutrition, Obesity
Developmental biology Yes Yes Developmental biology
Congenital disorders and inherited syndromes Yes No Congenital disorders, Syndromes
Cholesterol Yes No Cholesterol
Cerebral palsy and spina bifida Yes No Cerebral palsy, Spina bifida
Cell cycle and DNA repair Yes Yes Cell cycle, DNA repair
Cancer and conditions predisposing to cancer Yes Yes Cancer
Biomarkers and screening No Yes Biomarkers, Screening
Atherosclerosis Yes No Atherosclerosis
Animal welfare and replacing animals in research Yes Yes Animal welfare
Alcohol consumption Yes No Alcohol
Ageing No Yes Ageing