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The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)

Medical Plastics News editor Laura Hughes discusses how to ensure regulations are respected. Read more

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Jeanette Kusel, director for NICE scientific advice discusses the launch of a new module of the META tool and the changing face of the digital health technology landscape in the UK. Read more

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The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has released a patient decision aid on the use of inhalers for asthma. Read more

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NHS Trusts could face legal action if they do not enforce ‘high vigilance restrictions’ in the use of mesh following new guidance published by the National Institute of Clinical Excellence (NICE). Read more

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NICE has released updated guidelines involving the use of surgical mesh products which were previously halted following an independent review. Read more

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The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) is to expand the criteria used when determining who is eligible for the Cochlear implant within the NHS. Read more

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A procedure which keeps donated liver viable for transportation for longer has been described as an “exciting development” by NICE. Read more

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

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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 Read more

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

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Pioneering technology offers professionals a safer, more controlled technique Read more

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

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