8 Sources of evidence considered by the Committee

8 Sources of evidence considered by the Committee

The External Assessment Centre report for this assessment was prepared by Cedar:

  • Ray A, Peirce S, Cleves A et al. Vision Amniotic Leak Detector (ALD) to eliminate amniotic fluid leakage as a cause of vaginal wetness in pregnancy, January 2013

Submissions from the following sponsor:

  • CommonSense Ltd (manufacturer)

The following individuals gave their expert personal view on the Vision ALD by providing their expert comments on the draft scope and assessment report.

  • Ms Jenny Carter, ratified by the Royal College of Midwives – clinical expert

  • Professor Alan Cameron, ratified by the British Maternal and Fetal Medicine Society – clinical expert

  • Dr Devender Roberts, nominated/ratified by the Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology – clinical expert

The following individuals gave their expert personal view on the Vision ALD in writing by completing a patient questionnaire or expert adviser questionnaire provided to the Committee.

  • Ms Jenny Carter, ratified by the Royal College of Midwives – clinical expert

  • Ms Julie Orford, nominated by the Birth Trauma Association – patient expert

  • Professor Alan Cameron, ratified by the British Maternal and Fetal Medicine Society – clinical expert

  • Ms Melanie Woolman, nominated/ratified by the Royal College of Midwives – clinical expert

  • Ms Kate Evans, nominated/ratified by the Royal College of Nursing Midwives – clinical expert

  • Dr Devender Roberts, nominated/ratified by the Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology – clinical expert

  • National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)