Medical Treatments

Date of Answer: 13.07.2010

Column References: 513 c706W

Member Tabling Question: McKinnell, Catherine

Topic: Medical Treatments

Question: To ask the Secretary of State for Health what the (a) process and (b) timeline is for review of National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence guidelines.

Answering Department: Department of Health

Member Answering Question: Burns, Simon

Answer: These are matters for the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence as an independent body. Details of the Institute’s clinical guidelines review process are available here:

Question Number: 8047

Date Tabled: 08.07.2010

Date for Answer: 13.07.2010