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 Birmingham and Brunel:

  • Meads, C., Onyimadu O., Duarte R., et al. GreenLight XPS 180 W for prostate vaporisation in benign prostatic hyperplasia. (November 2015).

Submissions from the following company:

  • Boston Scientific (formerly American Medical Systems)

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

  • Mr Gordon Muir, ratified by the British Association of Urological Surgeons (BAUS) – clinical expert

  • Mr Andrew Thomas, ratified by the BAUS – clinical expert

  • Mr Andrew Thorpe, ratified by the BAUS – clinical expert

The following individuals gave their expert personal view on GreenLight XPS in writing by completing a patient questionnaire or expert adviser questionnaire provided to the committee.

  • Mr Raj Persad, ratified by the BAUS – clinical expert

  • Mr Gordon Muir, ratified by the BAUS – clinical expert

  • Dr Andrew Dickinson, ratified by the BAUS – clinical expert

  • Mr Andrew Thomas, ratified by the BAUS – clinical expert

  • Mr Neil Barber, ratified by the BAUS – clinical expert

  • Mr Stuart Lloyd, ratified by the BAUS – clinical expert

  • Mr Andrew Thorpe, ratified by the BAUS – clinical expert

  • National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)