NICE develops Medtech Innovation Briefing for single dose intraoperative radiotherapy

NICE (National Institute for Health and Care Excellence) has announced a new Medtech Innovation Briefing (MIB)1 stating that NHS doctors and commissioners may consider Single Dose Intraoperative Radiotherapy (SD-IORT) using the Xoft Axxent electronic brachytherapy system with ORL managed service as a treatment option for early stage breast cancer patients.