Health technology assessment reports

Below is a list of HTA reports that have been completed.

Spinal procedures with specific types of implant in cases of therapy-resistant pain and/or neurological failure

The aim of the report is to systematically review the evidence on the clinical effectiveness and safety of disc prostheses in the cervical and lumbar spine and of interspinous or pedicle-based stabilisation in patients with degenerative changes of the lumbar spine either compared to direct decompression only or to fusion.

Last modification 09.07.2018

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