Recommended reading for GPs

Motor neurone disease (MND) is a progressive and ultimately fatal disease that results in degeneration of the motor neurones, or nerves, in the brain and spinal cord.

GPs and others in the primary care team can make a great difference to the quality of life of people with MND, with timely care, support and symptom management.

NICE guideline on MND

For guidance on best practice in MND care, see NICE guidance 42:

Below is a selection of other resources that may be useful for GPs.

This is not an exhaustive list and is intended for guidance. Please contact us if you have any suggestions for this section.

For further information and support contact our MND Connect helpline

mndconnect 0808 802 6262