To ask Her Majesty's Government how many drugs the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence has not recommended for use in each year since its formation up until the latest year for which records are available.
The information requested is shown in the table. Further information is published on the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) website at: www.nice.org.uk/media/64A/EE/NICETADecisionSummary November2011.pdf.
|Year||Number of drugs and other technologies appraised1,2||Number not recommended1|
Source: National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence
1 Includes routine reviews of appraisals undertaken in previous years so a drug/treatment indication combination may be included more than once.
2 Excludes terminated appraisals
3 2011 figures cover the period January-November 2011.