Recommendation ID

The  committee recommended that data should be collected to show how the results of the technologies affect decision-making, including biopsy decisions and decisions to
discharge people with a negative colposcopy examination back to routine screening.

Any explanatory notes
(if applicable)

The committee noted that there were no data to show how the adjunctive colposcopy technologies affect UK clinical decision-making, when all colposcopy is done by accredited colposcopists (see section 5.11).

Source guidance details

Comes from guidance
Adjunctive colposcopy technologies for assessing suspected cervical abnormalities: the DYSIS colposcope with DYSISmap and the ZedScan I
Date issued
April 2018

Other details

Is this a recommendation for the use of a technology only in the context of research? No  
Is it a recommendation that suggests collection of data or the establishment of a register?   No  
Last Reviewed 30/04/2018