Appendix B: Sources of evidence considered by the Committee

Appendix B: Sources of evidence considered by the Committee

A The diagnostic assessment report was prepared by Kleijnen Systematic Reviews.

  • Westwood M, Al M, Burgers L. Computed tomography (CT) scanners for cardiac imaging – Somatom Definition Flash, Aquilion ONE, Brilliance iCT and Discovery CT750 HD, May 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

  • Toshiba Medical Systems

  • GE Healthcare

  • Philips Healthcare

  • Siemens AG Healthcare

b Comparator technologies

  • None

II Professional/specialist and patient/carer groups:

  • ImPACT, Medical Physics Department, St. George's Healthcare NHS Trust

  • NHS Bradford and Airedale

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  • National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)