3.1 This guidance relates to unruptured aneurysms. See also published separate NICE guidance on the use of coil embolisation for ruptured intracranial aneurysms.
The evidence considered by the Interventional Procedures Advisory Committee is described in the overview to this guidance.
NICE has produced information on this procedure for patients and carers ('Understanding NICE guidance'). It explains the nature of the procedure and the guidance issued by NICE, and has been written with patient consent in mind.