The Endocuff Vision is a single-use disposable device designed to fit over the end of most conventional colonoscopes to improve visualisation of the bowel during colonoscopy by increasing the total surface area of the visual field.
Status In progress
Process MT
ID number 250

Provisional Schedule

Committee meeting: 1 14 December 2018
Draft guidance 17 December 2018 - 14 February 2019
Committee meeting: 2 22 February 2019
Resolution 25 March 2019
Expected publication 09 May 2019

Project Team

Project lead Rebecca Brookfield

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External assessment group KiTEC
Manufacturers Norgine Limited
Others Association of British Healthcare Industries (ABHI)
  Association of Healthcare Technology Providers for Imaging, Radiotherapy and Care (AXrEM)
  Boston Scientific
  Department of Health & Social Care (DHSC)
  Devices for Dignity
  Healthcare Improvement Scotland (HIS)
  Johnson & Johnson Medical Ltd
  Medical Technology Group
  Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA)
  NHS England (NHSE)
  The British In Vitro Diagnostics Association (BIVDA)
  Northwick Park and St Mark's Hospitals
  South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust
  St Mary's Hospital and Imperial College School of Medicine
Patient carer organisations Beating Bowel Cancer
  Bowel Cancer UK
Professional groups Royal College of Physicians
  UK National Screening Committee


Key events during the development of the guidance:

Date Update
10 May 2018 Scope published
16 April 2018 The NICE evaluation of the Endocuff Vision has now resumed. Please contact if you require further information.
20 March 2017 The NICE evaluation of the Endocuff Vision device has been paused until further notice. Please contact for more information.
25 January 2017 Scope published

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