Levitronix CentriMag for treatment of refractory cardiogenic shock or severe cardiopulmonary insufficiency in adult and paediatric patients

Anticipated publication date:

A blood pump system intended for short-term management of cardiogenic shock (non-responsive to medical management) or severe cardio-respiratory insufficiency in adult and paediatric patients
In progress
Anticipated publication date
Notification date
February 2010
Topic area
  • Cardiovascular
  • Surgical procedures
  • Therapeutic procedures

Provisional Schedule

Submission Date: TBC
Topic Selection: 16 June 2011

Project Team

Patient Involvement Lead: Laura Norburn
Analyst: TBC
Communications Lead: Tonya Gillis
Project manager:

Marlon Hope

Implementation Lead: Katie Worrall


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Key events during the development of the guidance

5 August 2011
In line with the Process Guide for developing medical technology guidance, NICE is considering a suitable start date for the scoping process (see process guide section 5.2).
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