Evidence Analysis

It is a challenge for health plans and clinicians to distill and analyze volumes of clinical evidence to determine likely clinical, financial, and risk impacts. This is what we do.

Accessed through the Hayes Knowledge Center, the Evidence Analysis Solution addresses the following fundamental questions to help our clients determine coverage positions:

  • Does the technology improve health outcomes?
  • Are there other benefits associated with the technology?
  • What harms might be associated with the technology?
  • Have patient selection criteria been established for the technology?
  • For which patients might the technology provide a benefit?

Intracept Intraosseous Nerve Ablation System (Relievant Medsystems Inc.) for Treatment of Adults with Low Back Pain

This report addresses whether full-text clinical studies, systematic reviews, and clinical practice guidelines and position statements support the use of Intracept Intraosseous Nerve Ablation System (Relievant Medsystems Inc.) for improvement in back pain and function for adults with chronic low back pain (CLBP) thought to be due to vertebrogenic nerve pain.

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