OTCA27 – Comparative effectiveness of surgical techniques and devices for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)- final report now available

The final report is now available for the Relative Effectiveness Assessment OTCA27 “Comparative effectiveness of surgical techniques and devices for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)”. The aim of this multi-technology HTA was to assess 21 minimally invasive surgical treatments for benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), either comparing minimally invasive treatments to each other or […]

PTJA13 – Publication of Project Plan.

PTJA13 – Satralizumab is indicated as a monotherapy or in combination with immunosuppressive therapy (IST) for the treatment of neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorders (NMOSD) in adult and adolescent patients from 12 years of age who are anti-aquaporin-4 IgG (AQP4-IgG) seropositive – the project plan is now available. Due to unexpected changes to the timelines of […]

EMA-EUnetHTA Bilateral Meeting held today.

The concluding EMA-EUnetHTA Bilateral Meeting under Joint Action 3 was held online today, marking a fitting conclusion to another stage of regular ongoing collaboration that stretches back through all three Joint Actions to the first bilateral meetings in 2010. Participants reviewed the joint achievements under the EMA/EUnetHTA workplan 2017-2021, showcasing the value of their collective […]

Patient group input requested for new Rapid Reviews on medicinal products for COVID-19.

EUnetHTA deems patient involvement very important in the production of Joint Assessment reports. We recognise that patients and those who support them have unique knowledge about what it is like to live with a specific disease or medical condition. We believe patient groups can help us understand patients’ unique perspectives by collecting and presenting patients’ […]

EUnetHTA Magazine – Winter 2021 – now available

We are please to finally publish another issue of the EUnetHTA Magazine, a collection of articles submitted by members and stakeholders that deal with HTA in Europe, EUnetHTA tasks and output, and, of course, COVID-19 and the network’s reprioritization this year towards it. We normally try to publish quarterly. However, 2020 has proven to be […]

Minutes of EMA/EUnetHTA virtual meeting

We are pleased to publish the minutes of the 13 July 2020 meeting held between the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and EUnetHTA. The meeting covered updates on EMA/EUnetHTA collaboration, JA3 final phase priorities, and 201-2021 Work Plan review, in addition to COVID-19 publication focus and other topics. Please access at this link: EMA-EUnetHTA July 2020 […]

EMA-EUnetHTA Bilateral Meeting July 2020 – minutes now available

We are pleased to publish the minutes of the 13 July 2020 meeting held between the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and EUnetHTA. The meeting covered updates on EMA/EUnetHTA collaboration, JA3 final phase priorities, and 201-2021 Work Plan review, in addition to COVID-19 publication focus and other topics. Please access at this link: EMA-EUnetHTA July 2020 […]

RCROT02 – Rapid Collaborative Review on the diagnostic accuracy of molecular methods that detect the presence of SARS-CoV-2 virus in people with suspected COVID-19 – report now available

EUnetHTA is pleased to announce that the “Rapid Collaborative Review on the diagnostic accuracy of molecular methods that detect the presence of SARS-CoV-2 virus in people with suspected COVID-19” is now available. This is the second rapid review assessing health technologies for SARS-CoV-2. The objective of this assessment was to identify, assess and summarise evidence on […]

OTCA28 – ‘Lung cancer screening in risk groups’ – final assessment now available

We are pleased to announce that the collaborative assessment, OTCA28 – ‘Lung cancer screening in risk groups’ – is now available. The aim of this EUnetHTA Assessment is to provide a reliable synthesis and analysis of the available evidence on lung cancer screening in risk groups (persons with history of smoking or current smokers, persons […]

PTJA10 – Crizanlizumab for the prevention of vaso-occlusive crises in sickle cell disease patients aged 16 years and older – Final assessment now available

This is the pharmaceutical Joint Assessment PTJA10 – Crizanlizumab for the prevention of vaso-occlusive crises in sickle cell disease patients aged 16 years and older. In October, 2020, the European Commission granted conditional marketing authorisation for Adakveo® (crizanlizumab) for the prevention of vaso-occlusive crises in sickle cell disease patients aged 16 years and older. Publication of […]