NICE - Endorsed Technology Appraisals 2008/2009

The following NICE Technology Appraisals were endorsed by the DoH in 2008/2009

Technology Appraisals

Fully Endorsed

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Technology Appraisal TA103 - Psoriasis - Efalizumab and Etarnercept  

  • Note: this revised circular supersedes circular HSC (SQSD) (NICE) 11/07 TA103/07 originally issued in April 2007.  NICE has suspended the use of Efalizumab for the treatment of psoriasis due to a safety alert from the EMEAHSC (SQSD) (NICE) 21/09 

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Technology Appraisal TA123 - Varenicline for Smoking Cessation - HSC (SQSD) (NICE) 21/08 

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Technology Appraisal TA124 - Pemetrexed for Non-small Cell Lung Cancer - HSC (SQSD) (NICE) 22/08 

  • NOTE: Pemetrexed has now been recommended for the first-line treatment of non-small-cell lung cancer (NICE TA181).  NICE Technology Appraisal TA124 applies to patients who have had prior chemotherapy.  NICE Technology Appraisal TA181 was endorsed by DoH in September 2010HSC (SQSD) (NICE) 19/10

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Technology Appraisal TA126 - Rituximab for Rheumatoid Arthritis (refractory

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Technology Appraisal TA130 - Adalimumab, Etanercept and Infliximab for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis 

  • This guidance has been replaced or partially updated  by TA375 - Adalimumab, etanercept, infliximab, certolizumab pegol, golimumab, tocilizumab and abatacept for rheumatoid arthritis not previously treated with DMARDs or after conventional DMARDs only have failed, endorsed by the DoH in February 2016’ under each of the above.

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Technology Appraisal TA131 - Inhaled corticosteroids for the treatment of chronic asthma in children under the age of 12 years - HSC (SQSD) (NICE) 30/08

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Technology Appraisal TA134 - Infliximab for the treatment of adults with psoriasis - HSC (SQSD) (NICE) 31/08 

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Technology Appraisal TA136 - Structural Neuroimaging in first onset psychosis - HSC (SQSD) (NICE) 32/08 

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Technology Appraisal TA137 - Rituximab for the treatment of relapsed or refractory stage iii or Stage iv follicular Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma - HSC (SQSD) (NICE) 56/08 

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Technology Appraisal TA138 - Corticosteroids for the treatment of chronic asthma in adults and children aged 12 years and over - HSC (SQSD) (NICE) 10/09 

‚ÄčNational Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Technology Appraisal TA139 - Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) for the treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnoea/Hypopnoea Syndrome (OSAHS) - HSC (SQSD) (NICE) 57/08

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Technology Appraisal TA140 - Infliximab for the treatment of ulcerative colitis - HSC (SQSD) (NICE) 01/09 

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Technology Appraisal TA141 - Abatacept for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Technology Appraisal TA142 - Erythropoietin (alpha and beta) and darbepoetin for the treatment of cancer -treatment induced anaemia - HSC (SQSD) (NICE) 11/09 

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Technology Appraisal TA143 - Adalimumab, Atanercept and Infliximab for ankylosing spondylitis 

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Technology Appraisal TA145 - Cetuximab for the treatment of head and neck cancer - HSC (SQSD) (NICE) 03/09 

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Technology Appraisal TA146 - Adalimumab for the treatment of psoriasis - HSC (SQSD) (NICE) 04/09

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Technology Appraisal TA155 - Pegaptanib and Ranibizumab for age-related macular degeneration - HSC (SQSD) (NICE) 53/08

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Technology Appraisal TA156 - Pregnancy - Routine antenatal Anti-D Prophylaxis for women who are Rhesus D negative - HSC (SQSD) (NICE) 54/08

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Technology Appraisal TA159 - Spinal cord stimulation for chronic pain of neuropathic or ischaemic origin - HSC (SQSD) (NICE) 16/09 

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Technology Appraisal TA162 - Erlotinib for the treatment of non-small cell lung cancer 

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