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Published interventional procedures

All completed interventional procedures guidance are listed below. For the documents and related material, click on the title in the list.

The list can be sorted by: guidance number (ref), title, date issued and arrangements - simply click on the relevant column heading in the blue box once or twice depending on the order that you want. The table includes an 'arrangements' column to help health professionals identify what additional measures should be put in place when implementing the guidance. The list of arrangements describes what each type means.

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Guidance List

Results 81-100 of 421

Ref Title Date Issued Arrangements
IPG110 Artificial metacarpophalangeal and interphalangeal joint replacement for end-stage arthritis Feb 2005 Normal
IPG111 Artificial trapeziometacarpal (TMC) joint replacement for end-stage osteoarthritis Feb 2005 Normal
IPG113 Endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy Feb 2005 Normal
IPG114 Lung volume reduction surgery for advanced emphysema Feb 2005 Normal
IPG118 High-intensity focused ultrasound for prostate cancer Mar 2005 Normal
IPG119 Cryotherapy for recurrent prostate cancer May 2005 Normal
IPG120 Potassium-titanyl-phosphate (KTP) laser vaporisation of the prostate for benign prostatic obstruction May 2005 Other (see guidance)
IPG121 Radiofrequency ablation for atrial fibrillation in association with other cardiac surgery May 2005 Normal
IPG122 Microwave ablation for atrial fibrillation in association with other cardiac surgery May 2005 Normal
IPG123 Cryoablation for atrial fibrillation in association with other cardiac surgery May 2005 Normal
IPG124 Radiofrequency ablation of the soft palate for snoring May 2005 Special
IPG126 Leukapheresis for inflammatory bowel disease Jun 2005 Special
IPG127 Endovascular stent-graft placement in thoracic aortic aneurysms and dissections Jun 2005 Normal
IPG128 Totally endoscopic robotically assisted coronary artery bypass grafting Jun 2005 Special
IPG129 Computed tomographic colonography (virtual colonoscopy) Jun 2005 Normal
IPG130 Collagen injection for vocal cord augmentation Jun 2005 Normal
IPG131 Interstitial laser therapy for fibroadenomas of the breast Jun 2005 Special
IPG132 Low dose rate brachytherapy for localised prostate cancer Jul 2005 Normal
IPG133 Insertion of extraurethral (non-circumferential) retropubic adjustable compression devices for stress urinary incontinence in women Jul 2005 Special
IPG134 Photodynamic therapy for bile duct cancer Jul 2005 Special

NICE Interventional Procedures Guidance - Types of Arrangements

  • Normal - apply normal consent, audit and clinical governance arrangements
  • Special - notify clinical governance leads, ensure patients understand the uncertainties and audit and review clinical outcomes of all patients having the procedure
  • Other (see guidance) - includes additional recommendations, for example, on training, service delivery or data collection
  • Research only - use only in the context of a research protocol
  • Do not use - the procedure should not be used in the National Health Service (NHS)

OPCS-4.6 codes

The NHS Classification service (NCS), is the authoritative source of clinical coding guidance. NCS has worked with NICE to assure accurate assignment of OPCS-4.6 codes for procedures covered by NICE guidance. These published interventional procedures and OPCS-4.6 codes are available in a single PDF report for reference.

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