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  1. Eculizumab for treating atypical haemolytic uraemic syndrome (HST1)

    Evidence-based recommendations on eculizumab (Soliris) for treating atypical haemolytic uraemic syndrome in adults and children

  2. Vemurafenib for treating locally advanced or metastatic BRAF V600 mutation‑positive malignant melanoma (TA269)

    Evidence-based recommendations on vemurafenib (Zelboraf) for treating advanced BRAF V600-positive malignant melanoma in adults

  3. Dabigatran etexilate for the treatment and secondary prevention of deep vein thrombosis and/or pulmonary embolism (TA327)

    Evidence-based recommendations on dabigatran etexilate (Pradaxa) for treatment and secondary prevention of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) or pulmonary embolism

  4. Fluorouracil chemotherapy: The My5‑FU assay for guiding dose adjustment (DG16)

    Evidence-based recommendations on the My5-FU assay for measuring levels of 5-flurouracil (5-FU) in patients having chemotherapy, to help guide changes to the

  5. Nalmefene for reducing alcohol consumption in people with alcohol dependence (TA325)

    Evidence-based recommendations on nalmefene (Selincro) for reducing alcohol consumption in people with alcohol dependence

  6. Imatinib for the adjuvant treatment of gastrointestinal stromal tumours (TA326)

    Evidence-based recommendations on imatinib (Glivec) for adjuvant treatment of gastrointestinal stromal tumours (cancers in the digestive track)

  7. Dual‑chamber pacemakers for symptomatic bradycardia due to sick sinus syndrome without atrioventricular block (TA324)

    Evidence-based recommendations on dual-chamber pacemakers for symptomatic bradycardia due to sick sinus syndrome without atrioventricular block

  8. Erythropoiesis‑stimulating agents (epoetin and darbepoetin) for treating anaemia in people with cancer having chemotherapy (TA323)

    Evidence-recommendations on erythropoiesis-stimulation agents (epoetin alfa, beta, theta and zeta and darbepoetin alfa) for anaemia in people with cancer..

  9. Parafricta Bootees and Undergarments to reduce skin breakdown in people with or at risk of pressure ulcers (MTG20)

    Evidence-based recommendations on Parafricta Bootees and Undergarments to reduce skin breakdown in people with or at risk of pressure ulcers

  10. The ReCell Spray‑On Skin system for treating skin loss, scarring and depigmentation after burn injury (MTG21)

    Evidence-based recommendations on the ReCell Spray-On Skin system for treating skin loss, scarring and depigmentation after burn injury

  11. Dual‑chamber pacemakers for symptomatic bradycardia due to sick sinus syndrome and/or atrioventricular block (TA88)

    Evidence-based recommendations on dual-chamber pacemakers for symptomatic bradycardia (slow heart rate) due to sick sinus syndrome and/or atrioventricular block

  12. Dabrafenib for treating unresectable or metastatic BRAF V600 mutation‑positive melanoma (TA321)

    Evidence-based recommendations on dabrafenib (Tafinlar) for treating unresectable or metastatic melanoma in adults with a BRAF V600 mutation

  13. Myocardial infarction (acute): Early rule out using high-sensitivity troponin tests (Elecsys Troponin T high-sensitive, ARCHITECT STAT High Sensitive Troponin-I and AccuTnI+3 assays) (DG15)

    Evidence-based recommendations on the Elecsys Troponin T high-sensitive assay, the ARCHITECT STAT High Sensitive Troponin-I assay and the AccuTnI+3 assay for

  14. Dimethyl fumarate for treating relapsing‑remitting multiple sclerosis (TA320)

    Evidence-based recommendations on dimethyl fumarate (Tecfidera) for treating relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (MS/RRMS)

  15. Detecting, managing and monitoring haemostasis: viscoelastometric point‑of‑care testing (ROTEM, TEG and Sonoclot systems) (DG13)

    NICE has assessed 3 viscoelastometric point-of-care testing devices (the ROTEM, TEG and Sonoclot systems), to help the NHS decide whether to use these products

  16. Ipilimumab for previously untreated advanced (unresectable or metastatic) melanoma (TA319)

    Evidence-based recommendations on ipilimumab (Yervoy) for previously untreated advanced (unresectable or metastatic) melanoma in adults

  17. Prasugrel with percutaneous coronary intervention for treating acute coronary syndromes (TA317)

    Evidence-based recommendations on prasugrel (Efient) with percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for treating acute coronary syndrome (ACS)

  18. Enzalutamide for metastatic hormone‑relapsed prostate cancer previously treated with a docetaxel‑containing regimen (TA316)

    Evidence-based recommendations on enzalutamide (Xtandi) for metastatic hormone-relapsed prostate cancer previously treated with a docetaxel-containing regimen

  19. Implantable cardioverter defibrillators and cardiac resynchronisation therapy for arrhythmias and heart failure (TA314)

    Evidence-based recommendations on implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) and cardiac resynchronisation therapy (CRT) for arrhythmias and heart failure

  20. The MAGEC system for spinal lengthening in children with scoliosis (MTG18)

     April 2020: This guidance has been withdrawn while the MHRA conducts an investigation into the MAGEC system. The MHRA issued a Medical Device Alert MDA/2020/011 for all MAGEC systems. This is in response to the manufacturer’s latest Field Safety Notice and previous field safety notices for problems that may require early removal of devices and lead to inadequate treatment. The MHRA is not recommending prophylactic removal of devices but the supply of all MAGEC systems is suspended in the UK while the MHRA investigation is ongoing. The MHRA has set out the following actions: Do not implant MAGEC rods in the UK until further notice. Identify all patients implanted with a MAGEC System and ensure systems are in place to follow up these patients.

  21. Teriflunomide for treating relapsing–remitting multiple sclerosis (TA303)

    Evidence-based recommendations on teriflunomide (Aubagio) for treating relapsing–remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS/MS) in adults

  22. Afatinib for treating epidermal growth factor receptor mutation-positive locally advanced or metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer (TA310)

    Evidence-based recommendations on afatinib (Giotrif) for treating EGFR-TK mutation-positive locally advanced or metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer..

  23. Bortezomib for induction therapy in multiple myeloma before high-dose chemotherapy and autologous stem cell transplantation (TA311)

    Evidence-based recommendations on bortezomib (Velcade) for induction therapy in multiple myeloma before high-dose chemotherapy and autologous stem cell..

  24. Measuring fractional exhaled nitric oxide concentration in asthma: NIOX MINO, NIOX VERO and NObreath (DG12)

    Evidence-based recommendations on NIOX MINO, NIOX VERO and NObreath for measuring the amount of exhaled nitric oxide (FeNO) in the breath to help diagnose

  25. Rituximab in combination with glucocorticoids for treating anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-associated vasculitis (TA308)

    Evidence-based recommendations on rituximab (MabThera) with glucocorticoids for treating anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-associated vasculitis

  26. Aflibercept in combination with irinotecan and fluorouracil-based therapy for treating metastatic colorectal cancer that has progressed following prior oxaliplatin-based chemotherapy (TA307)

    Evidence-based recommendations on aflibercept (Zaltrap) with FOLFIRI for metastatic colorectal cancer that has progressed after oxaliplatin

  27. Total hip replacement and resurfacing arthroplasty for end-stage arthritis of the hip (TA304)

    Evidence-based recommendations on total hip replacement and resurfacing arthroplasty for treating end-stage arthritis of the hip

  28. Aflibercept for treating visual impairment caused by macular oedema secondary to central retinal vein occlusion (TA305)

    Evidence-based recommendations on aflibercept (Eylea) for visual impairment caused by macular oedema secondary to central retinal vein occlusion

  29. Pixantrone monotherapy for treating multiply relapsed or refractory aggressive non-Hodgkin's B‑cell lymphoma (TA306)

    Evidence-based recommendations on pixantrone (Pixuvri) for treating multiply relapsed or refractory aggressive non-Hodgkin's B-cell lymphoma

  30. Fluocinolone acetonide intravitreal implant for treating chronic diabetic macular oedema after an inadequate response to prior therapy (TA301)

    Evidence-based recommendations on fluocinolone acetonide intravitreal implant (Iluvien) for chronic diabetic macular oedema after prior therapy

  31. Ranibizumab for treating choroidal neovascularisation associated with pathological myopia (TA298)

    Evidence-based recommendations on ranibizumab (Lucentis) for treating choroidal neovascularisation associated with pathological myopia

  32. Peginterferon alfa and ribavirin for treating chronic hepatitis C in children and young people (TA300)

    Evidence-based recommendations on peginterferon alfa and ribavirin (Pegasys) for treating chronic hepatitis C in children and young people

  33. Peginterferon alfa and ribavirin for the treatment of mild chronic hepatitis C (TA106)

    Evidence-based recommendations on peginterferon alfa (Pegasys) and ribavirin (Copegus) for treating mild chronic hepatitis C

  34. Interferon alfa (pegylated and non-pegylated) and ribavirin for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C (TA75)

    Evidence-based recommendations on interferon alfa (pegylated and non-pegylated) and ribavirin for treating chronic hepatitis C

  35. Ocriplasmin for treating vitreomacular traction (TA297)

    Evidence-based recommendations on ocriplasmin (Jetrea) for treating vitreomacular traction in adults

  36. Faecal calprotectin diagnostic tests for inflammatory diseases of the bowel (DG11)

    Evidence-based recommendations on faecal calprotectin tests for distinguishing between inflammatory bowel diseases (such as Crohn’s disease and ulcerative

  37. EGFR‑TK mutation testing in adults with locally advanced or metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer (DG9)

    Evidence-based recommendations on testing for epidermal growth factor receptor tyrosine kinase (EGFR–TK) mutations in untreated, locally advanced or metastatic