Updating results

Irreversible electroporation for treating prostate cancer (IPG572)

Evidence-based recommendations on electroporation (electrical pulses sent through a needle into a tumour) for treating prostate cancer in adults

Interventional procedures guidance Published December 2016

Radiation therapy for early Dupuytren's disease (IPG573)

Evidence-based recommendations on radiation therapy (low energy X-rays) for treating early Dupuytren’s contractures in adults

Interventional procedures guidance Published December 2016

Extracorporeal shockwave therapy for Achilles tendinopathy (IPG571)

Evidence-based recommendations on extracorporeal shockwave therapy for treating Achilles tendinopathy in adults

Interventional procedures guidance Published December 2016

Dasatinib, nilotinib and imatinib for untreated chronic myeloid leukaemia (TA426)

Evidence-based recommendations on dasatinib (Sprycel), nilotinib (Tasigna) and imatinib (Glivec) for untreated chronic myeloid leukaemia in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published December 2016

Dasatinib, nilotinib and high-dose imatinib for treating imatinib-resistant or intolerant chronic myeloid leukaemia (TA425)

Evidence-based recommendations on dasatinib, nilotinib and high-dose imatinib for treating imatinib-resistant/intolerant chronic myeloid leukaemia in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published December 2016

Everolimus with exemestane for treating advanced breast cancer after endocrine therapy (TA421)

Evidence-based recommendations on everolimus (Afinitor) for treating advanced breast cancer in adults after endocrine therapy

Technology appraisal guidance Published December 2016

Crizotinib for previously treated anaplastic lymphoma kinase-positive advanced non-small-cell lung cancer (TA422)

Evidence-based recommendations on crizotinib (Xalkori) for previously treated anaplastic lymphoma kinase-positive advanced non-small-cell lung cancer in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published December 2016

Pertuzumab for the neoadjuvant treatment of HER2-positive breast cancer (TA424)

Evidence-based recommendations on pertuzumab (Perjeta) for HER2-positive breast cancer in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published December 2016

Eribulin for treating locally advanced or metastatic breast cancer after 2 or more chemotherapy regimens (TA423)

Evidence-based recommendations on eribulin (Halaven) for treating locally advanced or metastatic breast cancer after 2 or more types of chemotherapy

Technology appraisal guidance Published December 2016

Epiduroscopic lumbar discectomy through the sacral hiatus for sciatica (IPG570)

Evidence-based recommendations on epiduroscopic lumbar discectomy through the sacral hiatus for sciatica in adults

Interventional procedures guidance Published December 2016

Ticagrelor for preventing atherothrombotic events after myocardial infarction (TA420)

Evidence-based recommendations on ticagrelor (Brilique) for preventing atherothrombotic events such as heart attacks or stroke after myocardial infarction (MI)

Technology appraisal guidance Published December 2016

Endoscopic transluminal pancreatic necrosectomy (IPG567)

Evidence-based recommendations on endoscopic transluminal pancreatic necrosectomy for treating pancreatic necrosis (necrotising pancreatitis) in adults

Interventional procedures guidance Published November 2016

Single-anastomosis duodeno-ileal bypass with sleeve gastrectomy for treating morbid obesity (IPG569)

Evidence-based recommendations on single-anastomosis duodeno-ileal bypass with sleeve gastrectomy for treating morbid obesity

Interventional procedures guidance Published November 2016

Percutaneous insertion of craniocaudal expandable implants for vertebral compression fracture (IPG568)

Evidence-based recommendations on percutaneous insertion of craniocaudal expandable implants for vertebral compression fracture in adults

Interventional procedures guidance Published November 2016

Dapagliflozin in combination therapy for treating type 2 diabetes (TA288)

Evidence-based recommendations on dapagliflozin (Forxiga) in combination therapy for treating type 2 diabetes in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published June 2013 Last updated November 2016

Apremilast for treating moderate to severe plaque psoriasis (TA419)

Evidence-based recommendations on apremilast (Otezla) for treating moderate to severe plaque psoriasis in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published November 2016

Nivolumab for previously treated advanced renal cell carcinoma (TA417)

Evidence-based recommendations on nivolumab (Opdivo) for previously treated advanced renal cell carcinoma (RCC/kidney cancer) in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published November 2016

Dapagliflozin in triple therapy for treating type 2 diabetes (TA418)

Evidence-based recommendations on dapagliflozin (Forxiga) given with 2 other drugs for treating type 2 diabetes in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published November 2016

Elbasvir–grazoprevir for treating chronic hepatitis C (TA413)

Evidence-based recommendations on elbasvir–grazoprevir (Zepatier) for treating genotype 1 or 4 chronic hepatitis C (HCV) in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published October 2016

Osimertinib for treating locally advanced or metastatic EGFR T790M mutation-positive non-small-cell lung cancer (TA416)

Evidence-based recommendations on osimertinib (Tagresso) for treating locally advanced or metastatic EGFR T790M mutation-positive non-small-cell lung cancer

Technology appraisal guidance Published October 2016

Certolizumab pegol for treating rheumatoid arthritis after inadequate response to a TNF-alpha inhibitor (TA415)

Evidence-based recommendations on certolizumab pegol (Cimzia) for treating severe active rheumatoid arthritis in adults who have had a tumour necrosis factor

Technology appraisal guidance Published October 2016

Cobimetinib in combination with vemurafenib for treating unresectable or metastatic BRAF V600 mutation-positive melanoma (TA414)

Evidence-based recommendations on cobimetinib (Cotellic) with vemurafenib (Zelboraf) for unresectable or metastatic melanoma in adults with a BRAF V600

Technology appraisal guidance Published October 2016

Single-incision short sling mesh insertion for stress urinary incontinence in women (IPG566)

Evidence-based recommendations on single-incision short sling mesh insertion for stress urinary incontinence in women

Interventional procedures guidance Published October 2016

Miniature lens system implantation for advanced age-related macular degeneration (IPG565)

Evidence-based recommendations on miniature lens system implantation for advanced age-related macular degeneration (AMD)

Interventional procedures guidance Published September 2016

Radium-223 dichloride for treating hormone-relapsed prostate cancer with bone metastases (TA412)

Evidence-based recommendations on radium-223 dichloride (Xofigo) for treating hormone-relapsed prostate cancer with bone metastases

Technology appraisal guidance Published September 2016

Aflibercept for treating visual impairment caused by macular oedema after branch retinal vein occlusion (TA409)

Evidence-based recommendations on aflibercept (Eylea) for treating visual impairment caused by macular oedema after branch retinal vein occlusion

Technology appraisal guidance Published September 2016

Talimogene laherparepvec for treating unresectable metastatic melanoma (TA410)

Evidence-based recommendations on talimogene laherparepvec (Imlygic) for treating unresectable metastatic melanoma in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published September 2016

Secukinumab for active ankylosing spondylitis after treatment with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs or TNF-alpha inhibitors (TA407)

Evidence-based recommendations on secukinumab (Cosentyx) for ankylosing spondylitis (spondyloartritis) that has not responded well enough to conventional

Technology appraisal guidance Published September 2016

Crizotinib for untreated anaplastic lymphoma kinase-positive advanced non-small-cell lung cancer (TA406)

Evidence-based recommendations on crizotinib (Xalkori) for untreated anaplastic lymphoma kinase-positive advanced non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published September 2016

Pegaspargase for treating acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (TA408)

Evidence-based recommendations on pegaspargase (Oncaspar) for treating acute lymphoblastic leukaemia

Technology appraisal guidance Published September 2016

Necitumumab for untreated advanced or metastatic squamous non-small-cell lung cancer (TA411)

Evidence-based recommendations on necitumumab (Portrazza) for untreated advanced or metastatic squamous non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published September 2016

Extracorporeal carbon dioxide removal for acute respiratory failure (IPG564)

Evidence-based recommendations on extracorporeal carbon dioxide removal for acute respiratory failure in adults

Interventional procedures guidance Published August 2016

Ramucirumab for previously treated locally advanced or metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer (TA403)

Evidence-based recommendations on ramucirumab (Cyramza) for treating previously treated locally advanced or metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer

Technology appraisal guidance Published August 2016

Pemetrexed maintenance treatment for non-squamous non-small-cell lung cancer after pemetrexed and cisplatin (TA402)

Evidence-based recommendations on pemetrexed (Alimta) for locally advanced or metastatic non-squamous non-small-cell lung cancer in adults who have had..

Technology appraisal guidance Published August 2016

Bosutinib for previously treated chronic myeloid leukaemia (TA401)

Evidence-based recommendations on bosutinib (Bosulif) for previously treated chronic myeloid leukaemia in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published August 2016

Degarelix for treating advanced hormone-dependent prostate cancer (TA404)

Evidence-based recommendations on degarelix (Firmagon) for advanced hormone-dependent prostate cancer in adults with spinal metastases

Technology appraisal guidance Published August 2016

Trifluridine–tipiracil for previously treated metastatic colorectal cancer (TA405)

Evidence-based recommendations on trifluridine–tipiracil (Lonsurf) for previously treated metastatic colorectal cancer in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published August 2016

Cabazitaxel for hormone-relapsed metastatic prostate cancer treated with docetaxel (TA391)

Evidence-based recommendations on cabazitaxel (Jevtana) for prostate cancer that has come back after it was treated with docetaxel

Technology appraisal guidance Published May 2016 Last updated August 2016

Percutaneous endoscopic laser balloon pulmonary vein isolation for atrial fibrillation (IPG563)

Evidence-based recommendations on percutaneous endoscopic laser balloon pulmonary vein isolation for atrial fibrillation (AF) in adults

Interventional procedures guidance Published July 2016

Abiraterone for castration-resistant metastatic prostate cancer previously treated with a docetaxel-containing regimen (TA259)

Evidence-based recommendations on abiraterone (Zytiga) for castration-resistant metastatic prostate cancer in adults previously treated with docetaxel

Technology appraisal guidance Published June 2012 Last updated July 2016

Abiraterone for treating metastatic hormone-relapsed prostate cancer before chemotherapy is indicated (TA387)

Evidence-based recommendations on abiraterone (Zytiga) for treating metastatic hormone-relapsed prostate cancer before chemotherapy is indicated in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published April 2016 Last updated July 2016

Lumacaftor–ivacaftor for treating cystic fibrosis homozygous for the F508del mutation (TA398)

Evidence-based recommendations on lumacaftor–ivacaftor (Orkambi) for treating cystic fibrosis in people 12 years and older who are homozygous for the F508del..

Technology appraisal guidance Published July 2016

Nivolumab in combination with ipilimumab for treating advanced melanoma (TA400)

Evidence-based recommendations on nivolumab (Opdivo) in combination with ipilimumab (Yervoy) for treating advanced melanoma (skin cancer)

Technology appraisal guidance Published July 2016

Azacitidine for treating acute myeloid leukaemia with more than 30% bone marrow blasts (TA399)

Evidence-based recommendations on azacitidine (Vidaza) for treating acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) with more than 30% bone marrow blasts

Technology appraisal guidance Published July 2016

Ataluren for treating Duchenne muscular dystrophy with a nonsense mutation in the dystrophin gene (HST3)

Evidence-based recommendations on ataluren (Translarna) for treating Duchenne muscular dystrophy with a nonsense mutation in the dystrophin gene..

Highly specialised technologies guidance Published July 2016

Transcervical extracorporeal reverse flow neuroprotection for reducing the risk of stroke during carotid artery stenting (IPG561)

Evidence-based recommendations on transcervical extracorporeal reverse flow neuroprotection for reducing the risk of stroke during carotid artery stenting

Interventional procedures guidance Published June 2016

Ultrasound-guided percutaneous radiofrequency ablation for benign thyroid nodules (IPG562)

Evidence-based recommendations on ultrasound-guided percutaneous radiofrequency ablation for treating benign thyroid nodules in adults

Interventional procedures guidance Published June 2016

Microstructural scaffold (patch) insertion without autologous cell implantation for repairing symptomatic chondral knee defects (IPG560)

Evidence-based recommendations on microstructural scaffold (patch) insertion without autologous cell implantation for repairing chrondral knee defects

Interventional procedures guidance Published June 2016

Evolocumab for treating primary hypercholesterolaemia and mixed dyslipidaemia (TA394)

Evidence-based recommendations on evolocumab (Repatha) for treating primary hypercholesterolaemia (high cholesterol) and mixed dyslipidaemia

Technology appraisal guidance Published June 2016

Adalimumab for treating moderate to severe hidradenitis suppurativa (TA392)

Evidence-based recommendations on adalimumab (Humira) for treating moderate to severe hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) (acne inversa)

Technology appraisal guidance Published June 2016