10 Sources of evidence considered by the committee

10 Sources of evidence considered by the committee

The diagnostics assessment report for this assessment was prepared by Kleijnen Systematic Reviews:

Whiting P, Al M, Westwood ME et al. (2014) Viscoelastic point‑of‑care testing to assist with the diagnosis, management and monitoring of haemostasis: a systematic review and cost‑effectiveness analysis. A diagnostic assessment report.

Registered stakeholders

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


  • Framar Hemologix

  • Haemonetics

  • LINC Medical systems

  • Roche Diagnostics

  • TEM UK Ltd.

Professional/specialist and patient/carer groups:

  • British Society for Haematology

  • Healthcare Improvement Scotland

  • Royal College of Anaesthetists

  • Royal College of Nursing

  • Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health.


  • Department of Health

  • Healthcare Improvement Scotland

  • NHS England

  • Welsh Government.

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  • National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)