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  1. Cetuximab and panitumumab for previously untreated metastatic colorectal cancer (TA439)

    Evidence-based recommendations on cetuximab (Erbitux) and panitumumab (Vectibix) for previously untreated RAS wild-type metastatic colorectal cancer in adults

  2. Type 2 diabetes: prevention in people at high risk (PH38)

    This guideline covers how to identify adults at high risk of type 2 diabetes. It aims to remind practitioners that age is no barrier to being at high risk of, or developing, the condition. It also aims to help them provide those at high risk with an effective and appropriate intensive lifestyle-change programme to prevent or delay the onset of type 2 diabetes. The recommendations in this guideline can be used alongside the NHS Health Check programme .

  3. Ab externo canaloplasty for primary open-angle glaucoma (IPG591)

    Evidence-based recommendations on ab externo canaloplasty for primary open-angle glaucoma in adults. This involves widening the eye’s main draining canal by

  4. High-intensity focused ultrasound for symptomatic breast fibroadenoma (IPG592)

    Evidence-based recommendations on high-intensity focused ultrasound for symptomatic breast fibroadenoma in adults. This involves using high-frequency sound wave

  5. Pembrolizumab for treating advanced melanoma after disease progression with ipilimumab (TA357)

    Evidence-based recommendations on pembrolizumab (Keytruda) for treating advanced melanoma after disease progression with ipilimumab in adults

  6. Pembrolizumab for advanced melanoma not previously treated with ipilimumab (TA366)

    Evidence-based recommendations on pembrolizumab (Keytruda) for treating advanced melanoma in adults who have not had ipilimumab

  7. Pembrolizumab for treating PD-L1-positive non-small-cell lung cancer after chemotherapy (TA428)

    Evidence-based recommendations on pembrolizumab (Keytruda) for locally advanced or metastatic PD-L1-positive non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) in adults

  8. Paclitaxel as albumin-bound nanoparticles with gemcitabine for untreated metastatic pancreatic cancer (TA476)

    Evidence-based recommendations on paclitaxel as albumin-bound nanoparticles (nab-paclitaxel; Abraxane) for untreated metastatic pancreatic cancer in adults

  9. Cetuximab for treating recurrent or metastatic squamous cell cancer of the head and neck (TA473)

    Evidence-based recommendations on cetuximab (Erbitux) for treating recurrent or metastatic squamous cell cancer of the head and neck in adults

  10. Vitamin D: supplement use in specific population groups (PH56)

    This guideline covers vitamin D supplement use. It aims to prevent vitamin D deficiency among specific population groups including infants and children aged under 4, pregnant and breastfeeding women, particularly teenagers and young women, people over 65, people who have low or no exposure to the sun and people with darker skin.

  11. Biodegradable spacer insertion to reduce rectal toxicity during radiotherapy for prostate cancer (IPG590)

    Evidence-based recommendations on biodegradable spacer insertion to reduce rectal toxicity during radiotherapy for prostate cancer in adults. This involves

  12. Holoclar for treating limbal stem cell deficiency after eye burns (TA467)

    Evidence-based recommendations on Holoclar for treating limbal stem cell deficiency in adults after eye burns

  13. Pemetrexed for the maintenance treatment of non-small-cell lung cancer (TA190)

    Evidence-based recommendations on pemetrexed disodium (Alimta) for the maintenance treatment of non-small-cell lung cancer

  14. Asfotase alfa for treating paediatric-onset hypophosphatasia (HST6)

    Evidence-based recommendations on asfotase alfa (Strensiq) for treating paediatric-onset hypophosphatasia in adults and children

  15. Nivolumab for treating relapsed or refractory classical Hodgkin lymphoma (TA462)

    Evidence-based recommendations on nivolumab (Opdivo) for treating relapsed or refractory classical Hodgkin lymphoma in adults

  16. Roflumilast for treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (TA461)

    Evidence-based recommendations on roflumilast (Daxas) for treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in adults with chronic bronchitis

  17. Laparoscopic insertion of a magnetic titanium ring for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (IPG585)

    Evidence-based recommendations on laparoscopic insertion of a magnetic titanium ring for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease in adults. This involves putting a

  18. Transcatheter aortic valve implantation for aortic stenosis (IPG586)

    Evidence-based recommendations on transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) for aortic stenosis. This involves inserting a new valve through a catheter

  19. Ustekinumab for moderately to severely active Crohn's disease after previous treatment (TA456)

    Evidence-based recommendations on ustekinumab (Stelara) for previously treated moderately to severely active Crohn’s disease in adults

  20. Adalimumab, etanercept and ustekinumab for treating plaque psoriasis in children and young people (TA455)

    Evidence-based recommendations on adalimumab (Humira), etanercept (Enbrel) and ustekinumab (Stelara) for treating plaque psoriasis in children and young people

  21. Ponatinib for treating chronic myeloid leukaemia and acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (TA451)

    Evidence-based recommendations on ponatinib (Iclusig) for treating chronic myeloid leukaemia and acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in adults

  22. Blinatumomab for previously treated Philadelphia-chromosome-negative acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (TA450)

    Evidence-based recommendations on blinatumomab (Blincyto) for treating Philadelphia-chromosome-negative precursor B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in adults

  23. Everolimus and sunitinib for treating unresectable or metastatic neuroendocrine tumours in people with progressive disease (TA449)

    Evidence-based recommendations on everolimus (Afinitor) and sunitinib (Sutent) for treating neuroendocrine tumours in adults

  24. Infracoccygeal sacropexy using mesh to repair vaginal vault prolapse (IPG581)

    Evidence-based recommendations on infracoccygeal sacropexy using mesh to repair vaginal vault prolapse in women. This involves attaching mesh from the buttocks

  25. Infracoccygeal sacropexy using mesh to repair uterine prolapse (IPG582)

    Evidence-based recommendations on infracoccygeal sacropexy using mesh to repair uterine prolapse in women. This involves attaching mesh from the buttocks to the

  26. Sacrocolpopexy using mesh to repair vaginal vault prolapse (IPG583)

    Evidence-based recommendations on sacropolpopexy using mesh to repair vaginal vault prolapse in women. This involves attaching mesh, usually from the top of the

  27. Uterine suspension using mesh (including sacrohysteropexy) to repair uterine prolapse (IPG584)

    Evidence-based recommendations on uterine suspension using mesh (including sacrohysteropexy) to repair uterine prolapse in women. This involves attaching mesh

  28. Etelcalcetide for treating secondary hyperparathyroidism (TA448)

    Evidence-based recommendations on etelcalcetide (Parsabiv) for treating secondary hyperparathyroidism in adults with chronic kidney disease on haemodialysis

  29. Obesity: working with local communities (PH42)

    This guideline covers how local communities, with support from local organisations and networks, can help prevent people from becoming overweight or obese or help them lose weight. It aims to support sustainable and community-wide action to achieve this.

  30. Certolizumab pegol and secukinumab for treating active psoriatic arthritis after inadequate response to DMARDs (TA445)

    Evidence-based recommendations on certolizumab pegol (Cimzia) and secukinumab (Cosentyx) for treating active psoriatic arthritis in adults

  31. Irreversible electroporation for treating pancreatic cancer (IPG579)

    Evidence-based recommendations on irreversible electroporation for treating pancreatic cancer. This involves inserting special needles into the tumour in the