24 January 2020

NICE, Level 1A City Tower, Piccadilly Plaza, Manchester, M1 4BT

Final agenda

The meeting will start promptly at 10:00 and is expected to finish at approximately 16:00

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

  1. Welcome and introduction to format of meeting – Part 1 only (open session)
  2. Code of conduct for members of the public attending the meeting – Part 1 only (open session)
  3. Apologies – Part 1 only (open session)
  4. Any other business – Part 1 only (open session)
  5. Medical technology evaluation of Axonics sacral neuromodulation system for bladder control in people with symptoms of overactive bladder
    • 5.1. Declarations of interest - Part 1 only (open session)
    • 5.2. Introduction by the Chair, Professor Peter Groves - Part 1 only (open session)
    • 5.3. Presentation by the lead team, Dr Jai Patel & Prof Allan Wailoo - Part 1 AND part 2 (open and closed session)
    • 5.4. Agreement on the content of the Medical Technology Consultation Document (MTCD) - Part 2 only (closed session)
  6. Medical technology evaluation of PneuX for preventing ventilator-associated pneumonia in intensive care
          6.1. Declarations of interest - Part 1 only (open session)
          6.2. Introduction by the Chair, Professor Peter Groves- Part 1 only (open session)
          6.3. Presentation by the lead team, Mr Andrew Thorpe & Mr Alun Williams - Part 1 AND part 2 (open and closed session)
          6.4. Agreement on the content of the final Medical Technology Guidance (MTG) - Part 2 only (closed session)
  7. Medical technology evaluation of Rezum for treating benign prostatic hyperplasia
          7.1. Declarations of interest - Part 1 only (open session)
          7.2. Introduction by the Chair, Professor Peter Groves - Part 1 only (open session)
    7.3. Presentation by the lead team, Dr David Partridge & Mr Chris Hudson - Part 1 AND part 2 (open and closed session)
    7.4. Agreement on the content of the final Medical Technology Guidance (MTG) - Part 2 only (closed session)

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Date, time and venue of next meeting

The next meeting will take place on Friday 21 February 2020 at NICE, Level 1A, City Tower, Piccadilly Plaza, Manchester, M1 4BT 

Please note all timings are approximate.

How to register

  • Click on the register link below and complete the registration form, selecting the topics you would like to attend.
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  • Registration will close on Friday 10 January 2020Please note that it may not be possible to accept late requests. 
  • Should you have queries regarding attending this meeting, please contact the Meetings in Public Coordinator Sandra Robinson.
  • Registrants wishing to conduct a research study on committee meetings and/or NICE processes will require prior permission. Contact the NICE Enquiry Handling team at nice@nice.org.uk.
  • Further information about conducting research is also available in our common questions and answers about meetings in public document.


Registration period: 17 December 2019 to 10 January 2020
Registration is closed.