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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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Rapid HTAs of two medical devices released in Tuscany

The HTA body of the Tuscany Regional Healthcare issues three types of documents: full HTA reports, rapid HTA reports, and motivational forms. With regional decree 1756 of January 25, 2023, Tuscany Regional Healthcare has published assessments of two medical devices in the orthopedics, surgical procedures, and cardiovascular treatment areas.

Below are the technologies that have been assessed:

  • Modular osteosynthesis system for thoracic surgery, GEASS, by GEASS for the reconstruction of the chest wall in thoracic surgery in case of tumors or traumas;
  • Device for aortic annuloplasty HAART 300 by BIOSTABLE Science & Engineering for patients with moderate/severe aortic insufficiency with dilatation of the aortic annulus.

See the regional decree and all assessments in Italian here.

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