Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy - SDR

NHS England

SDR is a surgical procedure that has been used for many years but has not been routinely available within the NHS. The SDR procedure is used to improve spasticity in children with cerebral palsy and involves dividing nerve fibres running...

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Stereotactic ablative radiotherapy - SABR

NHS England

SABR is a modern, more precise delivery technique of radiotherapy which delivers high doses of radiation while causing less damage...



NHS England

Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the UK, with over 100,000 cases diagnosed each year. Melanoma...



NHS England

Currently, anti-TNF biological treatment decisions for people with Crohn's disease (CD) are based on clinical judgement and 'trial and error'....


Placental growth factor (PlGF)-based testing to help diagnose suspected pre-eclampsia


Placental growth factor (PlGF)‑based tests are intended to be used with clinical judgement and other diagnostic tests, to help diagnose...