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Smoking cessation - varenicline

Varenicline for smoking cessation

Status: History
Expected date of issue: July 2007
Process: STA
Topic area:
  • Mental health and behavioural conditions
  • Public health
  • Therapeutic procedures
 

NICE project team

Executive Lead: Andrew Dillon
Technical Lead: Prashanth Kandaswamy
Communications manager: Tonya Gillis
Project manager: Christopher Feinmann
Assessment Group / Evidence Review Group: School of Health & Related Research Sheffield
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Provisional schedule

Closing date for invited submissions / evidence submission: 17 January 2007
Final scope published: November 2006
1st appraisal committee meeting: 18 April 2007
2nd appraisal committee meeting TBC
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Consultees and commentators

Consultees Commentators (no right of appeal)

Manufacturers / Sponsors

  • Pfizer Ltd (varenicline)

Patient / Carer Groups

  • Action Heart
  • ASH – Action on Smoking Health
  • British Cardiac Patients Association
  • British Lung Foundation
  • Cancerbackup
  • Diabetes UK
  • Heart UK
  • Macmillan Cancer Relief
  • National Cancer Alliance
  • National Heart Forum
  • Pharmacy HealthLink
  • QUIT
  • Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation
  • Specialised Healthcare Alliance

Professional Groups

  • Association of Cancer Physicians
  • British Association for Nursing in Cardiac Care
  • British Cardiac Society
  • British Cardiovascular Intervention Society
  • British Dental Association
  • British Heart Foundation
  • British Hypertension Society
  • British Psychosocial Oncology Society
  • British Thoracic Society
  • Cancer Research UK
  • General Practice Airways Group
  • National Lung Cancer Forum for Nurses
  • Primary Care Cardiovascular Society
  • RoyalCollegeof Anaesthetists
  • RoyalCollegeof General Practitioners
  • RoyalCollegeof Midwives
  • Royal College of Nursing
  • RoyalCollegeof Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
  • RoyalCollegeof Pathologists
  • RoyalCollegeof Physicians
  • RoyalCollege of Physicians of Edinburgh
  • RoyalCollegeof Radiologists
  • RoyalCollegeof Surgeons
  • Royal Pharmaceutical Society
  • Society for Cardiological Science and Technology
  • Society of Cardiothoracic Surgeons

Others

  • Burnley, Pendle and Rossendale PCT
  • Department of Health
  • Harrow PCT
  • Welsh Assembly Government

General

  • Board of Community Health Councils in Wales
  • British National Formulary
  • Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety for Northern Ireland
  • Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA)
  • National Public Health Service for Wales
  • NHS Confederation
  • NHS Purchasing and Supply Agency
  • NHS Quality Improvement Scotland
  • Scottish Medicines Consortium

Comparator Manufacturers

  • GlaxoSmithKline  (Bupropion)
  • GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (Nicotine)
  • Novartis Consumer Health (Nicotine)
  • Pfizer (Nicorette)

Evidence Review Groups

  • National Coordinating Centre for Health Technology Assessment
  • Schoolof Health and Related Research (ScHARR), University of Sheffield

Associated Guideline Groups

  • None

Associated Public Health Groups

  • None

Research Groups

  • Action on Addiction
  • British Society for Cardiovascular Research
  • British Thoracic Oncology Group
  • Centre for Research on Drugs and Health Behaviour
  • Department of Addictive Behaviour and Psychological Medicine (St George?s Hospital Medical School)
  • Heart Research UK
  • Instituteof CancerResearch
  • Instituteof Psychiatry
  • Lung and Asthma Information Agency
  • National Addiction Centre
  • National Cancer Research Institute
  • Society for the Study of Addiction

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Project history

Date Update
25 August 2006 This topic was referred by the Department of Health and the Welsh Assembly Government as part of the Institute's 12th wave work programme.
3 November 2006 List of consultees and commentators published.
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Key documents

This page was last updated: 30 March 2010

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