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  1. Stereotactic radiosurgery for trigeminal neuralgia (IPG715)

    Evidence-based recommendations on stereotactic radiosurgery for trigeminal neuralgia in adults. This involves focussing radiation on the trigeminal nerve to damage it, thereby relieving pain

  2. Endoscopic full thickness removal of gastrointestinal stromal tumours of the stomach (IPG717)

    Evidence-based recommendations on endoscopic full thickness removal of gastrointestinal stromal tumours of the stomach. This involves removing a tumour using an endoscope and forceps. The aim is to remove the tumour without the need for open surgery

  3. Endoscopic balloon dilation for subglottic or tracheal stenosis (IPG719)

    Evidence-based recommendations on endoscopic balloon dilation for subglottic or tracheal stenosis. This involves introducing a balloon device with the aim of widening the stenotic airway to improve symptoms

  4. Intramedullary distraction for upper limb lengthening (IPG722)

    Evidence-based recommendations on intramedullary distraction for upper limb lengthening in children, young people and adults. This involves surgically inserting a metal lengthening device in the shorter arm

  5. Intramedullary distraction for lower limb lengthening (IPG718)

    Evidence-based recommendations on intramedullary distraction for lower limb lengthening in children, young people and adults. This involves surgically inserting a metal lengthening device in the shorter leg

  6. Synthetic cartilage implant insertion for first metatarsophalangeal joint osteoarthritis (hallux rigidus) (IPG727)

    Evidence-based recommendations on synthetic cartilage implant insertion for first metatarsophalangeal joint osteoarthritis (hallux rigidus). This involves replacing damaged cartilage with an artificial (synthetic) implant

  7. Microwave ablation for primary or metastatic cancer in the lung (IPG716)

    Evidence-based recommendations on microwave ablation for primary or metastatic cancer in the lung in adults. This involves inserting a probe into the lung, through the skin of the chest, to send microwaves into the cancer cells. This produces heat, aiming to destroy the cancer (ablation)

  8. Percutaneous insertion of a cystic duct stent after cholecystostomy for acute calculous cholecystitis (IPG720)

    Evidence-based recommendations on percutaneous insertion of a cystic duct stent after cholecystostomy for acute calculous cholecystitis. This involves inserting a tube called a stent into or across the cystic duct. The aim is to allow bile to flow through the tube, bypassing the blockage and preventing further obstruction

  9. Personalised external aortic root support (PEARS) using mesh to prevent aortic root expansion and aortic dissection in people with Marfan syndrome (IPG724)

    Evidence-based recommendations on personalised external aortic root support (PEARS) using mesh to prevent aortic root expansion and aortic dissection in people with Marfan syndrome

  10. Supercapsular percutaneously assisted total hip arthroplasty for osteoarthritis (IPG726)

    Evidence-based recommendations on supercapsular percutaneously assisted total hip arthroplasty for osteoarthritis in adults. This involves replacing a hip using smaller cuts than are used in standard surgery

  11. Endoanchoring systems in endovascular aortic aneurysm repair (IPG725)

    Evidence-based recommendations on endoanchoring systems in endovascular aortic aneurysm repair. This involves using an anchoring device to hold a stent in place to prevent leaks in an aneurysm repair

  12. Vertebral body tethering for idiopathic scoliosis in children and young people (IPG728)

    Evidence-based recommendations on vertebral body tethering for idiopathic scoliosis in children and young people. This involves fixing a cord to screws that have been placed into the vertebral bodies (bone discs in the spine), and pulling it taut to restrict growth on the long side of the spine

  13. Pembrolizumab for adjuvant treatment of completely resected stage 3 melanoma (TA766)

    Evidence-based recommendations on pembrolizumab (Keytruda) for adjuvant treatment of completely resected stage 3 melanoma in adults

  14. Daratumumab in combination for untreated multiple myeloma when a stem cell transplant is suitable (TA763)

    Evidence-based recommendations on daratumumab (Darzalex) with bortezomib, thalidomide and dexamethasone for untreated multiple myeloma when a stem cell transplant is suitable

  15. Venetoclax with azacitidine for untreated acute myeloid leukaemia when intensive chemotherapy is unsuitable (TA765)

    Evidence-based recommendations on venetoclax (Venclyxto) with azacitidine for untreated acute myeloid leukaemia in adults when intensive chemotherapy is unsuitable

  16. Osimertinib for adjuvant treatment of EGFR mutation-positive non-small-cell lung cancer after complete tumour resection (TA761)

    Evidence-based recommendations on osimertinib (Tagrisso) for adjuvant treatment of EGFR mutation positive non small cell lung cancer in adults after complete

  17. Pembrolizumab for treating relapsed or refractory classical Hodgkin lymphoma after stem cell transplant or at least 2 previous therapies (TA772)

    Evidence-based recommendations on pembrolizumab (Keytruda) for relapsed or refractory classical Hodgkin lymphoma in people aged 3 and older who have had a stem cell transplant or at least 2 previous therapies

  18. Selpercatinib for previously treated RET fusion-positive advanced non-small-cell lung cancer (TA760)

    Evidence-based recommendations on selpercatinib (Retsevmo) for previously treated RET fusion-positive advanced non-small-cell lung cancer in adults

  19. Pembrolizumab with carboplatin and paclitaxel for untreated metastatic squamous non-small-cell lung cancer (TA770)

    Evidence-based recommendations on pembrolizumab (Keytruda) with carboplatin and paclitaxel for adults with untreated metastatic squamous non-small-cell lung cancer

  20. Sodium zirconium cyclosilicate for treating hyperkalaemia (TA599)

    Evidence-based recommendations on sodium zirconium cyclosilicate (Lokelma) for treating hyperkalaemia in adults

  21. Nivolumab with ipilimumab for untreated advanced renal cell carcinoma (TA780)

    Evidence-based recommendations on nivolumab (Opdivo) with ipilimumab (Yervoy) for untreated advanced renal cell carcinoma in adults

  22. Pegcetacoplan for treating paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria (TA778)

    Evidence-based recommendations on pegcetacoplan (Aspaveli) for treating paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria in adults who have anaemia after at least 3 months of treatment with a C5 inhibitor

  23. Pitolisant hydrochloride for treating excessive daytime sleepiness caused by obstructive sleep apnoea (TA776)

    Evidence-based recommendations on pitolisant hydrochloride for treating excessive daytime sleepiness caused by obstructive sleep apnoea in adults

  24. Empagliflozin for treating chronic heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (TA773)

    Evidence-based recommendations on empagliflozin (Jardiance) for treating chronic heart failure with reduced ejection fraction in adults

  25. Solriamfetol for treating excessive daytime sleepiness caused by obstructive sleep apnoea (TA777)

    Evidence-based recommendations on solriamfetol (Sunosi) for treating excessive daytime sleepiness caused by obstructive sleep apnoea in adults

  26. Dostarlimab for previously treated advanced or recurrent endometrial cancer with high microsatellite instability or mismatch repair deficiency (TA779)

    Evidence-based recommendations on dostarlimab (Jemperli) for treating advanced or recurrent endometrial cancer with high microsatellite instability or mismatch repair deficiency in adults who have had platinum-based chemotherapy

  27. Sotorasib for previously treated KRAS G12C mutation-positive advanced non-small-cell lung cancer (TA781)

    Evidence-based recommendations on sotorasib (Lumykras) for previously treated KRAS G12C mutation-positive locally advanced or metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer in adults

  28. Tucatinib with trastuzumab and capecitabine for treating HER2-positive advanced breast cancer after 2 or more anti-HER2 therapies (TA786)

    Evidence-based recommendations on tucatinib (TUKYSA) for HER2 positive locally advanced or metastatic breast cancer in adults after 2 or more anti HER2 treatment therapies

  29. Venetoclax with low dose cytarabine for untreated acute myeloid leukaemia when intensive chemotherapy is unsuitable (TA787)

    Evidence-based recommendations on venetoclax (Venclyxto) with low dose cytarabine for untreated acute myeloid leukaemia in adults when intensive chemotherapy is unsuitable

  30. Enfortumab vedotin for previously treated locally advanced or metastatic urothelial cancer (terminated appraisal) (TA797)

    NICE is unable to make a recommendation on enfortumab vedotin (Padcev) for previously treated locally advanced or metastatic urothelial cancer. This is because Astellas did not provide an evidence submission. We will review this decision if the company decides to make a submission

  31. Durvalumab for maintenance treatment of unresectable non-small-cell lung cancer after platinum-based chemoradiation (TA798)

    Evidence-based recommendations on durvalumab (Imfinzi) for locally advanced unresectable non-small-cell lung cancer after platinum-based chemoradiation in adults

  32. Anifrolumab for treating active autoantibody-positive systemic lupus erythematosus (terminated appraisal) (TA793)

    NICE is unable to make a recommendation on anifrolumab (Saphnelo) for active autoantibody-positive systemic lupus erythematosus. This is because AstraZeneca did not provide an evidence submission. We will review this decision if the company decides to make a submission

  33. Diroximel fumarate for treating relapsing–remitting multiple sclerosis (TA794)

    Evidence-based recommendations on diroximel fumarate (Vumerity) for active relapsing–remitting multiple sclerosis in adults