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Endo-SPONGE for colorectal anastomotic leakage (MIB188)

Advice on the use of Endo-SPONGE for colorectal anastomotic leakage to aid local decision making

Medtech innovation briefing Published August 2019

The proportion of people who have had an acute stroke who receive thrombolysis for stroke

The proportion of people who have had an acute stroke who receive thrombolysis for stroke Subject(s): Stroke and ischaemic attack

Clinical Commissioning Group indicator Published August 2019

The proportion of people who have had or are having a stroke who are admitted to an acute stroke unit within 4 hours of arrival to hospital

The proportion of people who have had or are having a stroke who are admitted to an acute stroke unit within 4 hours of arrival to hospital

Clinical Commissioning Group indicator Published August 2019

The proportion of patients who have had an acute stroke who spend 90% or more of their stay on a stroke unit

The proportion of patients who have had an acute stroke who spend 90% or more of their stay on a stroke unit Subject(s): Stroke and

Clinical Commissioning Group indicator Published August 2019

The percentage of patients with a stroke shown to be non-haemorrhagic, or a history of TIA, who have a record in the preceding 12 months that an anti-platelet agent, or an anti-coagulant is being taken (Inherited)

The percentage of patients with a stroke shown to be non-haemorrhagic, or a history of TIA, who have a record in the preceding 12 months that an...

General practice indicator suitable for use in the QOF Published August 2019

The percentage of patients aged 75 or over with a fragility fracture on or after 1 April 2012, who are currently treated with an appropriate bone-sparing agent

The percentage of patients aged 75 or over with a fragility fracture on or after 1 April 2012, who are currently treated with an appropriate...

General practice indicator suitable for use outside of the QOF Published July 2019

The percentage of patients on lithium therapy with a record of lithium levels in the therapeutic range within the previous 4 months

The percentage of patients on lithium therapy with a record of lithium levels in the therapeutic range within the previous 4 months Subject(s):

General practice indicator suitable for use outside of the QOF Published July 2019

The percentage of patients on lithium therapy with a record of serum creatinine and TSH in the preceding 9 months

The percentage of patients on lithium therapy with a record of serum creatinine and TSH in the preceding 9 months Subject(s): Bipolar,

General practice indicator suitable for use outside of the QOF Published July 2019

The percentage of patients with dementia (diagnosed on or after 1 April 2014) with a record of FBC, calcium, glucose, renal and liver function, thyroid function tests, serum vitamin B12 and folate levels recorded up to 12 months before entering on to the register

The percentage of patients with dementia (diagnosed on or after 1 April 2014) with a record of FBC, calcium, glucose, renal and liver function,...

General practice indicator suitable for use outside of the QOF Published July 2019

The percentage of women aged 25 or over and who have not attained the age of 50 with schizophrenia, bipolar affective disorder and other psychoses whose notes record that a cervical screening test has been performed in the preceding 3 years and 6 months

The percentage of women aged 25 or over and who have not attained the age of 50 with schizophrenia, bipolar affective disorder and other psychoses...

General practice indicator suitable for use outside of the QOF Published July 2019

The percentage of women aged 25 or over and who have not attained the age of 65 with schizophrenia, bipolar affective disorder and other psychoses whose notes record that a cervical screening test has been performed in the preceding 5 years

The percentage of women aged 25 or over and who have not attained the age of 65 with schizophrenia, bipolar affective disorder and other psychoses...

General practice indicator suitable for use outside of the QOF Published July 2019

The percentage of women aged 50 or over and who have not attained the age of 65 with schizophrenia, bipolar affective disorder and other psychoses whose notes record that a cervical screening test has been performed in the preceding 5 years and 6 months

The percentage of women aged 50 or over and who have not attained the age of 65 with schizophrenia, bipolar affective disorder and other psychoses...

General practice indicator suitable for use outside of the QOF Published July 2019

The percentage of women, on the register, prescribed emergency hormonal contraception 1 or more times in the preceding 12 months by the contractor who have received information from the contractor about long acting reversible methods of contraception at the time of or within 1 month of the prescription (Inherited)

The percentage of women, on the register, prescribed emergency hormonal contraception 1 or more times in the preceding 12 months by the contractor who

General practice indicator suitable for use outside of the QOF Published July 2019

The percentage of patients aged 50 or over and who have not attained the age of 75, with a record of a fragility fracture on or after 1 April 2012, in whom osteoporosis is confirmed on DXA scan, who are currently treated with an appropriate bone-sparing agent

The percentage of patients aged 50 or over and who have not attained the age of 75, with a record of a fragility fracture on or after 1 April 2012, in

General practice indicator suitable for use outside of the QOF Published July 2019

The percentage of patients with COPD with a record of FEV1 in the preceding 12 months (Inherited)

The percentage of patients with COPD with a record of FEV1 in the preceding 12 months (Inherited) Subject(s): Chronic obstructive

General practice indicator suitable for use in the QOF Published July 2019

The percentage of patients with very severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) with a record of oxygen saturation value within the preceding 12 months

The percentage of patients with very severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) with a record of oxygen saturation value within the preceding

General practice indicator suitable for use in the QOF Published July 2019

Atrial Fibrillation (AF) Holistic Care Pathway

Shared learning Published June 2019

HemaClear for bloodless surgical field during limb surgery (MIB187)

Advice on the use of HemaClear for bloodless surgical field during limb surgery to aid local decision making

Medtech innovation briefing Published July 2019

The OPTIMIZER smart system for managing heart failure (MIB186)

Advice on the use of the OPTIMIZER smart system for managing heart failure to aid local decision making

Medtech innovation briefing Published June 2019

Doxylamine/pyridoxine (Xonvea) for treating nausea and vomiting of pregnancy (ES20)

Summary of the evidence on doxylamine/pyridoxine (Xonvea) for treating nausea and vomiting of pregnancy in women aged 18 years and older to inform local NHS

Evidence summary Published June 2019

What is the most effective surgical management for women with both stress urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse, including the sequence of interventions?

Recommendation ID NG123/7 Question What is the most effective surgical management for women with both stress urinary incontinence and pelvic

Research recommendation Published June 2019

What is the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (SABR) compared with surgery (for example, sublobar, wedge resection, lobectomy) for people with non-small-cell lung cancer (stage I and IIA) in whom surgery is suitable?

Recommendation ID NG122/2 Question What is the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (SABR) compared

Research recommendation Published June 2019

What is the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of routinely performing contrast-enhanced brain CT at the time of initial diagnosis and/or staging CT?

Recommendation ID NG122/3 Question What is the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of routinely performing contrast-enhanced brain CT at

Research recommendation Published June 2019

What is the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of prophylactic cranial irradiation compared with routine MRI follow-up in people with extensive-stage small-cell lung cancer without brain metastases?

Recommendation ID NG122/4 Question What is the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of prophylactic cranial irradiation compared with routine

Research recommendation Published June 2019

What are the long-term outcomes, including patient satisfaction, from the use of pessaries compared with surgery for pelvic organ prolapse in women?

Recommendation ID NG123/4 Question What are the long-term outcomes, including patient satisfaction, from the use of pessaries compared with

Research recommendation Published June 2019

What is the effectiveness of pain management for women who present with chronic pain 3 months after mesh surgery for stress urinary incontinence or pelvic organ prolapse?

Recommendation ID NG123/8 Question What is the effectiveness of pain management for women who present with chronic pain 3 months after mesh

Research recommendation Published June 2019

What are the long-term risks of mesh surgery compared with non-mesh surgery for stress urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse in women?

Recommendation ID NG123/5 Question What are the long-term risks of mesh surgery compared with non-mesh surgery for stress urinary incontinence

Research recommendation Published June 2019

What is the long-term effectiveness of bladder wall injection with botulinum toxin type A for overactive bladder in women?

Recommendation ID NG123/6 Question What is the long-term effectiveness of bladder wall injection with botulinum toxin type A for overactive

Research recommendation Published June 2019

What is the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of immunotherapy in people with stage IIIA-N2 non-small-cell lung cancer following multimodality treatment including surgery?

Recommendation ID NG122/1 Question What is the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of immunotherapy in people with stage IIIA-N2 non-small-cell

Research recommendation Published June 2019

What is the effectiveness of colpocleisis compared with sacrospinous fixation for pelvic organ prolapse in elderly women?

Recommendation ID NG123/2 Question What is the effectiveness of colpocleisis compared with sacrospinous fixation for pelvic organ prolapse

Research recommendation Published June 2019

What is the effectiveness of ultrasound-guided visualisation compared with clinical assessment to identify complications after mesh surgery for stress urinary incontinence or pelvic organ prolapse in women?

Recommendation ID NG123/3 Question What is the effectiveness of ultrasound-guided visualisation compared with clinical assessment to identify

Research recommendation Published June 2019

What is the effectiveness and safety of anticholinergic medicines for overactive bladder in older women?

Recommendation ID NG123/1 Question What is the effectiveness and safety of anticholinergic medicines for overactive bladder in older women

Research recommendation Published June 2019

Danis stent for acute oesophageal variceal bleeds (MIB185)

Advice on the use of Danis stent for acute oesophageal variceal bleeds to aid local decision making

Medtech innovation briefing Published June 2019