Development of this evidence summary

This evidence summary was developed for NICE by Bazian Ltd. The integrated process statement sets out the process NICE uses to select topics for the evidence summaries for unlicensed/off-label medicines and how the summaries are developed, quality assured and approved for publication.

Project team

Bazian Ltd

Louisa Crossley, Senior Advisor Medicines Evidence, Medicines and Prescribing Centre, NICE

Peer reviewers and contributors

Lizzie Amis, Senior Public Involvement Adviser, Public Involvement Programme, NICE

Alan Woodard, Forest Laboratories UK Limited

Dr Robert Kenyon, Profile Pharma Limited

Expert advisers

Dr Andrew Jones, Honorary Reader and Consultant Physician in Respiratory Medicine, University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust

Dr Rowland Bright-Thomas, Consultant Respiratory Physician, Wythenshawe Hospital

Dr Anastasios Lekkas, Consultant Physician in Respiratory and General Medicine, Southampton University Hospital Trust

Declarations of interest

No relevant interests declared.