Equality and Human Rights Consultation - NICE TA - Erlotinib and gefitinib for treating non-small-cell lung cancer that has progressed following prior chemotherapy

Date: 
24 Nov 2015
Source: 
Department of Health Social Services and Public Safety (DHSSPSNI)
Audience: 
Professionals
Type of resource: 
Consultation

NICE guidance is designed and developed for the NHS in England and is therefore not automatically applicable to Northern Ireland. On 1 July 2006 the Department established links with NICE whereby all technology appraisals and clinical guidelines published from that date are locally reviewed for applicability to Northern Ireland and, where appropriate, are endorsed for implementation in health and social care. The local review does not reassess the clinical and cost evidence used by NICE in forming its advice. This link has ensured that Northern Ireland has access to up-to-date, independent, professional, evidence-based guidance on the value of health care interventions.

Consultation opened on 17 November 2015.

Closing date 28 December 2015 at 17:00.