NICE has been notified about this procedure and it is part of its work programme. The Interventional Procedures Advisory Committee (IPAC) will consider this procedure and NICE will issue an interventional procedures consultation document about its safety and efficacy for 4 weeks’ public consultation. IPAC will then review the consultation document in the light of comments received and produce a final interventional procedures document, which will be considered by NICE before guidance is issued to the NHS in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.
Status In progress
Process IP
ID number 1719

Provisional Schedule

Interventional procedure consultation 24 January 2019 - 21 February 2019
Expected publication 29 May 2019

For further information on how we develop guidance, please see our page about NICE interventional procedures guidance