- Updated shielding guidance for children with chronic liver disease and those on immunosuppression (autoimmune and liver transplantation) 5th July 2020 Update 27th July 2020: These guidelines will be updated in due course and in line with government and PHE policy.
These guidelines were constructed after a joint audit and review of practice at the three specialised paediatric hepatology centres in June 2016, and wider consultation with BSPGHAN Council, Liver Steering Group and Endoscopy Working Group. Although evidence based where possible, where not available they represent consensus. A detailed version of this guideline which includes review of evidence, together with reference to adult evidenced based guidelines is available.Updated December 2017
2013 Guidelines under review and will be updated shortly.
The following guidelines and standards have been published by NICE and ESPGHAN and are available for information. However, please do not hesitate to contact your local Paediatric Hepatology Team to discuss management of a child with any liver disorder:
- Updated December 2016