Updating results

Hand allotransplantation (IPG383)

Evidence-based recommendations on hand transplant surgery (allotransplantation)

Interventional procedures guidance Published March 2011

Deep brain stimulation for refractory chronic pain syndromes (excluding headache) (IPG382)

Evidence-based recommendations on deep brain stimulation (DBS) for refractory chronic pain syndromes (excluding headache)

Interventional procedures guidance Published March 2011

Deep brain stimulation for intractable trigeminal autonomic cephalalgias (IPG381)

Evidence-based recommendations on deep brain stimulation (DBS) for intractable trigeminal autonomic cephalalgias (TACs) (including cluster headaches)

Interventional procedures guidance Published March 2011

Laser correction of refractive error following non-refractive ophthalmic surgery (IPG385)

Evidence-based recommendations on laser correction of refractive error (laser corneal surgery) after previous eye surgery

Interventional procedures guidance Published March 2011

Percutaneous atherectomy of femoropopliteal arterial lesions with plaque excision devices (IPG380)

Evidence-based recommendations on percutaneous atherectomy t femoropopliteal arterial lesions with plaque excision devices

Interventional procedures guidance Published February 2011

Percutaneous laser coronary angioplasty (IPG378)

Evidence-based recommendations on percutaneous laser coronary angioplasty to treat blocked coronary arteries

Interventional procedures guidance Published January 2011

Extracorporeal shockwave therapy for refractory greater trochanteric pain syndrome (IPG376)

Evidence-based recommendations on extracorporeal shockwave therapy for refractory greater trochanteric pain syndrome (GTPS) (hip pain)

Interventional procedures guidance Published January 2011

Off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting (IPG377)

Evidence-based recommendations on off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) to treat coronary artery disease (CAD)

Interventional procedures guidance Published January 2011

Distal iliotibial band lengthening for refractory greater trochanteric pain syndrome (IPG375)

Evidence-based recommendations on distal iliotibial band lengthening for refractory greater trochanteric pain syndrome (GTPS) (hip pain)

Interventional procedures guidance Published January 2011

Thoracoscopic repair of congenital diaphragmatic hernia in neonates (IPG379)

Evidence-based recommendations on thoracoscopic repair of congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) in newborn babies (neonates)

Interventional procedures guidance Published January 2011

Selective dorsal rhizotomy for spasticity in cerebral palsy (IPG373)

Evidence-based recommendations on selective dorsal rhizotomy for treating spasticity in cerebral palsy

Interventional procedures guidance Published December 2010

Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation for primary or secondary lung cancers (IPG372)

Evidence-based recommendations on percutaneous radiofrequency ablation for treating primary or secondary lung cancers

Interventional procedures guidance Published December 2010

Percutaneous closure of patent foramen ovale for recurrent migraine (IPG370)

Evidence-based recommendations on percutaneous closure of patent foramen ovale (PFO) for treating recurrent migraine

Interventional procedures guidance Published December 2010

Cryotherapy for the treatment of liver metastases (IPG369)

Evidence-based recommendations on cryotherapy for treating liver cancer metastases (secondary tumours)

Interventional procedures guidance Published December 2010

Percutaneous closure of patent foramen ovale for the secondary prevention of recurrent paradoxical embolism in divers (IPG371)

Evidence-based recommendations on percutaneous closure of patent foramen ovale (PFO) for recurrent neurological decompression sickness in divers

Interventional procedures guidance Published December 2010

Non-rigid stabilisation techniques for the treatment of low back pain (IPG366)

Evidence-based recommendations on non-rigid stabilisation techniques for the treatment of low back pain

Interventional procedures guidance Published November 2010

Interspinous distraction procedures for lumbar spinal stenosis causing neurogenic claudication (IPG365)

Evidence-based recommendations on interspinous distraction procedures for lumbar spinal stenosis (LSS) causing neurogenic claudication

Interventional procedures guidance Published November 2010

Uterine artery embolisation for fibroids (IPG367)

Evidence-based recommendations on uterine artery embolisation (UAE) to relieve the symptoms of fibroids (non-cancerous growths)

Interventional procedures guidance Published November 2010

Percutaneous posterior tibial nerve stimulation for overactive bladder syndrome (IPG362)

Evidence-based recommendations on percutaneous posterior tibial nerve stimulation for treating overactive bladder (OAB) syndrome

Interventional procedures guidance Published October 2010

Insertion of metal rib reinforcements to stabilise a flail chest wall (IPG361)

Evidence-based recommendations on inserting metal rib reinforcements to stabilise a flail chest wall

Interventional procedures guidance Published October 2010

Endoscopic submucosal dissection of gastric lesions (IPG360)

Evidence-based recommendations on endoscopic submucosal dissection for treating gastric lesions in the stomach

Interventional procedures guidance Published October 2010

Endoscopic mucosal resection and endoscopic submucosal dissection of non-ampullary duodenal lesions (IPG359)

Evidence-based recommendations on endoscopic mucosal resection and endoscopic submucosal dissection to treat non-ampullary lesions in the duodendum

Interventional procedures guidance Published October 2010

Transperineal template biopsy and mapping of the prostate (IPG364)

Evidence-based recommendations on transperineal template biopsy and mapping of the prostate to test for prostate cancer

Interventional procedures guidance Published October 2010

Minimally invasive total hip replacement (IPG363)

Evidence-based recommendations on minimally invasive total hip replacement

Interventional procedures guidance Published October 2010

Phototherapeutic laser keratectomy for corneal surface irregularities (IPG358)

Evidence-based recommendations on phototherapeutic laser keratectomy (laser surgery) to correct corneal surface irregularities

Interventional procedures guidance Published September 2010

Percutaneous intradiscal laser ablation in the lumbar spine (IPG357)

Evidence-based recommendations on percutaneous intradiscal laser ablation for treating damage to the lower (lumbar) spine

Interventional procedures guidance Published September 2010

Endoscopic submucosal dissection of oesophageal dysplasia and neoplasia (IPG355)

Evidence-based recommendations on edoxaban for preventing stroke and systemic embolism in people with non-valvular atrial fibrillation (AF)

Interventional procedures guidance Published September 2010

Laparoscopic hysterectomy (including laparoscopic total hysterectomy and laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy) for endometrial cancer (IPG356)

Evidence-based recommendations on laparoscopic hysterectomy for endometrial cancer

Interventional procedures guidance Published September 2010

Percutaneous mitral valve annuloplasty (IPG352)

Evidence-based recommendations on percutaneous mitral valve annuloplasty for treating mitral regurgitation

Interventional procedures guidance Published July 2010

Shoulder resurfacing arthroplasty (IPG354)

Evidence-based recommendations on shoulder resurfacing arthroplasty for treating arthritis of the shoulder or other conditions

Interventional procedures guidance Published July 2010

Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation for renal cancer (IPG353)

Evidence-based recommendations on percutaneous radiofrequency ablation for treating renal (kidney) cancer

Interventional procedures guidance Published July 2010

Stapled transanal rectal resection for obstructed defaecation syndrome (IPG351)

Evidence-based recommendations on stapled transanal rectal resection (STARR) for obstructed defaecation syndrome

Interventional procedures guidance Published June 2010

Percutaneous occlusion of the left atrial appendage in non-valvular atrial fibrillation for the prevention of thromboembolism (IPG349)

Evidence-based recommendations on percutaneous occlusion of the left atrial appendage in non-valvular atrial fibrillation to prevent stroke

Interventional procedures guidance Published June 2010

Photodynamic therapy for Barrett's oesophagus (IPG350)

Evidence-based recommendations on photodynamic therapy (PDT) for treating Barrett's oesophagus

Interventional procedures guidance Published June 2010

Mini-incision surgery for total knee replacement (IPG345)

Evidence-based recommendations on mini-incision surgery for total knee replacement

Interventional procedures guidance Published May 2010

Epithelial radiofrequency ablation for Barrett's oesophagus (IPG344)

Evidence-based recommendations on epithelial radiofrequency ablation for treating Barrett's oesophagus

Interventional procedures guidance Published May 2010

Therapeutic hypothermia with intracorporeal temperature monitoring for hypoxic perinatal brain injury (IPG347)

Evidence-based recommendations on therapeutic hypothermia with intracorporeal temperature monitoring for treating hypoxic perinatal brain injury

Interventional procedures guidance Published May 2010

Macular translocation with 360° retinotomy for wet age-related macular degeneration (IPG340)

Evidence-based recommendations on macular translocation with 360° retinotomy for treating wet (exudative) age-related macular degeneration (AMD)

Interventional procedures guidance Published May 2010

Haemorrhoidal artery ligation (IPG342)

Evidence-based recommendations on haemorrhoidal artery ligation for treating haemorrhoids (piles)

Interventional procedures guidance Published May 2010

Limited macular translocation for wet age-related macular degeneration (IPG339)

Evidence-based recommendations on limited macular translocation for treating wet (exudative) age-related macular degeneration (AMD)

Interventional procedures guidance Published May 2010

Prosthetic intervertebral disc replacement in the cervical spine (IPG341)

Evidence-based recommendations on prosthetic intervertebral disc replacement in the cervical spine for treating degenerative cervical disc disease

Interventional procedures guidance Published May 2010

Laparoscopic radical hysterectomy for early stage cervical cancer (IPG338)

Evidence-based recommendations on laparoscopic radical hysterectomy for treating early stage cervical cancer

Interventional procedures guidance Published May 2010

Arteriovenous crossing sheathotomy for branch retinal vein occlusion (IPG334)

Evidence-based recommendations on arteriovenous crossing sheathotomy for treating branch retinal vein occlusion (BRVO, retinal vascular thrombosis)

Interventional procedures guidance Published March 2010

Endoscopic submucosal dissection of lower gastrointestinal lesions (IPG335)

Evidence-based recommendations on endoscopic submucosal dissection of lower gastrointestinal lesions

Interventional procedures guidance Published March 2010

Endobronchial ultrasound-guided transbronchial biopsy for peripheral lung lesions (IPG337)

Evidence-based recommendations on endobronchial ultrasound-guided transbronchial biopsy for treating peripheral lung lesions (pulmonary nodules)

Interventional procedures guidance Published March 2010

Transcatheter endovascular closure of perimembranous ventricular septal defect (IPG336)

Evidence-based recommendations on transcatheter endovascular closure of perimembranous ventricular septal defect (VSD) for treating holes in the heart

Interventional procedures guidance Published March 2010

Surgical correction of hallux valgus using minimal access techniques (IPG332)

Evidence-based recommendations on surgical correction using minimal access techniques for treating hallux valgus (bunions)

Interventional procedures guidance Published February 2010

Therapeutic endoscopic division of epidural adhesions (IPG333)

Evidence-based recommendations on therapeutic endoscopic division of epidural adhesions for back or leg pain from adhesions around the spinal nerve roots

Interventional procedures guidance Published February 2010

Cytoreduction surgery followed by hyperthermic intraoperative peritoneal chemotherapy for peritoneal carcinomatosis (IPG331)

Evidence-based recommendations on cytoreduction surgery and hyperthermic intraoperative peritoneal chemotherapy for peritoneal carcinomatosis (cancer)

Interventional procedures guidance Published February 2010

Suction diathermy adenoidectomy (IPG328)

Evidence-based recommendations on suction diathermy adenoidectomy for removing adenoids

Interventional procedures guidance Published December 2009