NICE final draft guidance recommends gene therapy for rare ‘bubble baby syndrome’

NICE final draft guidance recommends gene therapy for rare ‘bubble baby syndrome’

Strimvelis, a treatment for an ultra-rare inherited immune deficiency condition that has been dubbed ‘bubble baby syndrome’ has been approved by NICE in final draft guidance.

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Support people to make decisions if they have capacity but find it difficult, NICE says

Support people to make decisions if they have capacity but find it difficult, NICE says

Health and social care professionals should support people to make decisions who find it difficult, NICE says in new draft guidance.

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Multiple sclerosis patients to have routine access to beta interferon drug, says NICE in new draft guidance.

Multiple sclerosis patients to have routine access to beta interferon drug, says NICE in new draft guidance.

Multiple sclerosis drug, Extavia, has been approved for routine funding on the NHS, in NICE draft guidance.

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Mesh for vaginal wall prolapse should only be used in the context of research, says NICE

Mesh for vaginal wall prolapse should only be used in the context of research, says NICE

Updated advice says current evidence on the safety of the procedure shows there are serious, but well-recognised safety concerns.

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