10 Sources of evidence considered by the Committee

10 Sources of evidence considered by the Committee

The diagnostics assessment report was prepared by the Southampton Health Technology Assessments Centre (SHTAC), University of Southampton.

  • Shepherd J, Jones J, Frampton G et al. Depth of anaesthesia monitoring (E-Entropy, Bispectral Index and Narcotrend). April 2012.

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 diagnostics consultation document.


  • Covidien

  • Draeger Medical UK Ltd

  • GE Healthcare

  • Masimo International

  • Medical Device Management Ltd

  • MT MonitorTechnik GmbH Co. KG

Professional/specialist and patient/carer groups:

  • Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland (AAGBI)

  • ICU Steps

  • Royal College of Anaesthetists

  • Royal College of Nursing

  • Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health

  • UK Society for Intravenous Anaesthesia

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  • National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)