The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)

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

15 Dec 2017 11:40 News

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

27 Nov 2017 10:00 News

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

19 Oct 2017 11:40 News

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

2 Oct 2017 14:20 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

14 Aug 2017 09:00 Opinion

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

30 May 2017 15:35 News

Pioneering technology offers professionals a safer, more controlled technique more

5 May 2017 10:00 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

24 Jan 2017 10:35 News

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

12 Jan 2017 15:20 News

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

19 Dec 2016 14:00 News

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

2 Mar 2016 14:16 News