18 December 2015

Royal College of General Practitioners, 30 Euston Square, London

The 143rd meeting will start promptly at 10.30 and is expected to finish at approximately 16.00

Please note that this agenda is subject to change prior to the meeting.

Final Agenda

  1. Welcome and introduction to format of meeting.
  2. Code of conduct for members of the public attending the meeting
  3. Apologies
  4. Any other business
  5. Minutes of the last meeting held on 12 November 2015
  6. Matters arising   
  7. IPAC Structured decision making
  8. NICE Advisory Body declarations of conflicts of interest
  9. Scopes for future procedures (Lay descriptions of future procedures will be available on NICE’s website at public consultation)

10. Newly notified procedures

No             Title of procedure

1006/2   Endovenous mechanochemical ablation for varicose veins- Part 1 only

1293        Transcutaneous supraorbital electrical neurostimulation for treating and preventing migraine and chronic headaches - Part 1 and Part 2 (open and closed session)

1315         Inserting a biodegradable subacromial spacer for rotator cuff tears  - Part 1 and Part 2 (open and closed session)

11. Public consultation comments

1289        Normothermic extracorporeal preservation of hearts for transplantation following donation after brainstem death - Part 1 and Part 2 (open and closed session)

1026/2   Mechanical clot retrieval for treating acute ischaemic stroke- Part 1 and Part 2 (open and closed session)

1138       Angioplasty and stenting to treat peripheral arterial disease causing refractory erectile dysfunction - Part 1 and Part 2 (open and closed session)

1283       Endovascular aneurysm sealing for abdominal aortic aneurysm  - Part 1 and Part 2 (open and closed session)

12.  Dates of meetings of IPAC for 2015 & 2016

 Date, time and venue of next meeting

Friday 15 January 2016 10:30am, Venue: TBC

Please note all timings are approximate 

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