Alternatives to NHS EED

A message on the LIS Medical list recently asked about alternatives to the now defunct NHS Economic Evaluation Database (EED) (archive of NHS EED is still available at: Here are some of the suggestions from the group (in random order):

Mental Health Care Pathways

Mental health care pathways from the Royal College of Psychiatrists  is a series of evidence-based mental health care pathways for Dementia, Early Intervention in psychosis services, eating disorders, emergency mental health, IAPT ad perinatal mental health. They provide guidance to commissioners and service providers on how the pathways can be implemented and the benchmarks achieved. 


MSK Knowledge Hub

A new MSK Knowledge Hub (a partnership between the Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Alliance and NHS England) contains lots of useful resources for clinicians and commissioners. It includes a Return on Investment tool, self management resources, indicator sets, quality standards and elearning resources among other things.