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The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)

The National Institute of Care and Excellence (NICE) is delaying its guidelines on surgical mesh despite calls to make it a matter of urgency. more

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The government’s recent debate over the vaginal mesh scandal was a welcome step towards recognising the debilitating effects that women have faced from these devices. more

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New analysis shows that the cost of follow-ups for women who have undergone mesh surgery in England is estimated to be £119,164,200. more

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A report by NHS Digital has revealed the scale of the vaginal mesh scandal that has affected thousands of women across the UK. more

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The UK health watchdog NICE has recommended that vaginal mesh products be banned from treating prolapse due to safety concerns. more

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Later this year, the health watchdog NICE will recommend that vaginal mesh operations are banned from treating organ prolapse, the BBC has discovered. more

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The government has rejected calls to ban vaginal mesh implants after MPs debated its use to treat women affected by pelvic organ prolapse and incontinence following childbirth. more

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A medical device has been clinically proven to reduce pre-operative oedema in ankle fracture patients, reducing patient bed days and costs for the NHS. more

Devices

NICE’s online tool helps product developers understand and generate the evidence needed to show that their products are clinically and cost-effective, explains Leeza Osipenko, NICE more

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Medtech companies will potentially be able to get their products to market faster with NICE’s online assessment tool. more

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Pioneering technology offers professionals a safer, more controlled technique more

Devices

A plan by the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE) to charge manufacturers for medical device appraisals has been put on hold. more

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A medtech innovation briefing (MIB) has been issued by the National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE) on digital technology company, Adherium’s, Smartinhaler. more

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NICE, the UK’s National Institute for Health and Care Excellence has announced that it will participate in the US Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) to help accelerate patient’ access to the best new medical devices. more

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The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has recommended a new device, Spectra Optia Apheresis System, for managing sickle cell disease more

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