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Reimbursement summary for angioplasty of arteries of lower extremities

This post presents an extract from our reimbursement analysis for angioplasty of arteries lower extremities using plain and drug-coated balloons (DCBs) for peripheral artery disease in England, France and Germany. Plain balloon angioplasty is reimbursement via DRG solely and DCBs are reimbursement via combination of DRG and add-on reimbursement.
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Assessment of prognostic platforms in the field of breast cancer initiated in Sweden

In the middle of February 2021, the Swedish Dental and Pharmaceutical Benefits Agency (TLV) launched the assessment on prognostic platforms for gene diagnostics in breast cancer used to predict the risk of metastases in patients before using chemotherapy.

The current evaluation is being conducted per request of the Swedish Medical Technologies Product (MTP) Council and includes the following products:

  • Oncotype DX;
  • MammaPrint;
  • ProSigna.

The assessment is planned to be carried out in the spring of 2021.

See full documents in Swedish here.

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