[NICE Diagnostics Consultation] Point-of-care creatinine devices to assess kidney function before CT imaging with intravenous contrast

NICE | June 2019 | Point-of-care creatinine devices to assess kidney function before CT imaging with intravenous contrast In development [GID-DG10024]

NICE is producing guidance on using point-of-care creatinine tests to assess kidney function before CT imaging with intravenous contrast in the NHS in England. The diagnostics advisory committee has considered the evidence and the views of clinical and patient experts.

The advisory committee is interested in receiving comments on the following:

  • Has all of the relevant evidence been taken into account?
  • Are the summaries of clinical and cost effectiveness reasonable interpretations of the evidence?
  • Are the recommendations sound, and a suitable basis for guidance to the NHS?

The closing date for comments is 11 July 2019

Full details on the consultation are available from NICE

[NICE Consultation] Reducing the risk of transmission of Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease (CJD) from surgical instruments used for interventional procedures on high-risk tissues

NICE | June 2019 | Reducing the risk of transmission of Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease (CJD) from surgical instruments used for interventional procedures on high-risk tissues In development [GID-IPG10063]

The consultation closes on 17 July 2019

Full details of the interventional procedure consultation are available from NICE