Appendix C: Sources of evidence considered by the Committee

Appendix C: Sources of evidence considered by the Committee

A The diagnostics assessment report for this assessment was prepared by the External Assessment Group (EAG): Centre for Reviews and Dissemination/Centre for Health Economics at the University of York.

  • McKenna C, Wade R, Faria R et al. EOS 2D/3D X-ray imaging system. March 2011.

B The following organisations accepted the invitation to participate in this assessment as stakeholders. They were invited to attend the scoping workshop and to comment on the diagnostics assessment report and the diagnostics consultation document.

I Manufacturers/sponsors

a The technologies under consideration

  • EOS Imaging (previously known as BioSpace Med)

b Comparator technologies

  • GE Healthcare

II Professional/specialist and patient/carer groups:

  • Scoliosis Association UK

  • Limbless Association

  • British Institute of Radiology

  • Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health

  • Society and the College of Radiographers

  • UK National Screening Committee

  • Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

  • Health Economics Research Group

  • National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)