Quality standard

List of quality statements

List of quality statements

Statement 1. Adults with acute cholecystitis have laparoscopic cholecystectomy within 1 week of diagnosis.

Statement 2. Adults with common bile duct stones causing jaundice have endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography within 72 hours of diagnosis.

Statement 3. Adults with common bile duct stones who need emergency endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography have it within 24 hours.

Statement 4. Adults with symptomatic gallstone disease who have not had their gallbladder or gallstones removed are advised to avoid food and drink that triggers their symptoms.