Technology Appraisal Guidance No. 194
Source: National Institute for Health and Care Excellence
NICE is unable to recommend the use in the NHS of denosumab for the treatment of therapy-induced bone loss in people with non-metastatic prostate cancer because no evidence submission was received from the manufacturer or sponsor of the technology.
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This guidance represents the view of the Institute which was arrived at after careful consideration of the available evidence. Health professionals are expected to fully take it into account when exercising their clinical judgement. This guidance does not, however, override the individual responsibility of health professionals to make appropriate decisions in the circumstances of the individual patient, in consultation with the patient and/or guardian or carer.
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Denosumab for the treatment of therapy-induced bone loss in non-metastatic prostate cancer (terminated appraisal)
Issue Date: July 2010