Selective internal radiation therapy

Series
Radiotherapy
Status
Published
Date
Number of report
072

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The report presents a summary of reimbursement situation for selective internal radiation therapy in Europe.

The following indications will be considered:

  • Primary liver cancer (hepatocellular carcinoma);
  • Metastatic liver cancer.

Different types of microspheres for SIRT will be covered in the report, including those use the radionuclide yttrium-90 and based on the radionuclide holmium-166.

The only reimbursement within public / statutory health insurance systems is considered. The results will be provided for hospital settings.

Report includes essential information about reimbursement and national funding, including:

  • Brief overview of reimbursement system for medical devices
  • Procedure coding for technology
  • Diagnosis coding
  • Payment mechanism for technology
  • Reimbursement tariffs for technology
  • Restrictions in indications or scenarios for use of technology
  • Policy considerations by payers and policy-makers about technology

Reimbursement information is provided for the following geographies:

  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Denmark
  • England (UK)
  • France
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland

It is also possible to add analysis in Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Romania, Russia and Turkey.

Manufacturers of treatment of selective internal radiation therapy (SIRT):

  • Bio-Rad (Bio-Rex, Aminex)
  • BTG (TheraSphere)
  • Sirtex (Sir-spheres)
  • Terumo (QuiremScout, QuiremSpheres)

Table of content is not available at the moment. Report is still ongoing.

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