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Lung volume reduction surgery for advanced emphysema (IPG114)

Evidence-based recommendations on lung volume reduction surgery for treating advanced emphysema

Interventional procedures guidance Published February 2005

Endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy (IPG113)

Evidence-based recommendations on endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy (DCR) for treating lacrimal sac or nasolacrimal duct obstruction (NLDO)

Interventional procedures guidance Published February 2005

Artificial trapeziometacarpal joint replacement for end-stage osteoarthritis (IPG111)

Evidence-based recommendations on artificial trapeziometacarpal joint replacement for treating end-stage osteoarthritis

Interventional procedures guidance Published February 2005

Artificial metacarpophalangeal and interphalangeal joint replacement for end-stage arthritis (IPG110)

Evidence-based recommendations on artificial metacarpophalangeal and interphalangeal joint replacement for treating end-stage arthritis

Interventional procedures guidance Published February 2005

Auditory brain stem implants (IPG108)

Evidence-based recommendations on auditory brain stem implants for deafness caused by damage to the vestibulocochlear nerve due to tumours or surgery

Interventional procedures guidance Published January 2005

Coil embolisation of ruptured intracranial aneurysms (IPG106)

Evidence-based recommendations on coil embolisation for treating ruptured intracranial aneurysms

Interventional procedures guidance Published January 2005

Coil embolisation of unruptured intracranial aneurysms (IPG105)

Evidence-based recommendations on coil embolisation (inserting coil) for treating unruptured intracranial aneurysms (dilated blood vessels in the skull)

Interventional procedures guidance Published January 2005

Wireless capsule endoscopy for investigation of the small bowel (IPG101)

Evidence-based recommendations on wireless capsule endoscopy (swallowing small capsule with camera) for investigating the small bowel

Interventional procedures guidance Published December 2004

Septostomy with or without amnioreduction for the treatment of twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome (IPG199)

Evidence-based recommendations on septostomy with or without amnioreduction for treating twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS)

Interventional procedures guidance Published December 2006

Intrauterine laser ablation of placental vessels for the treatment of twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome (IPG198)

Evidence-based recommendations on intrauterine laser ablation of placental vessels (laser surgery) for treating twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS)

Interventional procedures guidance Published December 2006

Intramedullary distraction for lower limb lengthening (IPG197)

Evidence-based recommendations on intramedullary distraction for lower limb (leg bones) lengthening

Interventional procedures guidance Published December 2006

Patient safety and reduction of risk of transmission of Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease (CJD) via interventional procedures (IPG196)

Evidence-based recommendations on patient safety and reduction of risk of transmission of Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease (CJD) via interventional procedures

Interventional procedures guidance Published November 2006

Laparoscopic radical prostatectomy (IPG193)

Evidence-based recommendations on laparoscopic radical prostatectomy for treating localised prostate cancer (carcinoma)

Interventional procedures guidance Published November 2006

Therapeutic amnioinfusion for oligohydramnios during pregnancy (excluding labour) (IPG192)

Evidence-based recommendations on therapeutic amnioinfusion for treating oligohydramnios (lack of amniotic fluid ) during pregnancy (excluding labour)

Interventional procedures guidance Published November 2006

Insertion of pleuro–amniotic shunt for fetal pleural effusion (IPG190)

Evidence-based recommendations on insertion of pleuro–amniotic shunt for treating fetal pleural effusion during pregnancy

Interventional procedures guidance Published September 2006

Deep brain stimulation for Parkinson's disease (IPG19)

Evidence-based recommendations on deep brain stimulation (DBS) to treat symptoms of Parkinson's disease (PD)

Interventional procedures guidance Published November 2003

Deep brain stimulation for tremor and dystonia (excluding Parkinson's disease) (IPG188)

Evidence-based recommendations on deep brain stimulation (permanent electrodes planted in brain) for tremor and dystonia (excluding Parkinson's disease)

Interventional procedures guidance Published August 2006

Catheterless oesophageal pH monitoring (IPG187)

Evidence-based recommendations on catheterless oesophageal pH monitoring (placing small wireless capsule in gullet to check the level of acid)

Interventional procedures guidance Published July 2006

Tonsillectomy using laser (IPG186)

Evidence-based recommendations on tonsillectomy (removing tonsils) using laser to cut tonsils and seal blood vessels

Interventional procedures guidance Published July 2006

High-intensity focused ultrasound for atrial fibrillation in association with other cardiac surgery (IPG184)

Evidence-based recommendations on high-intensity focused ultrasound for atrial fibrillation (AF) in association with other cardiac surgery

Interventional procedures guidance Published July 2006

Percutaneous laser therapy for fetal tumours (IPG180)

Evidence-based recommendations on percutaneous laser therapy for fetal tumours

Interventional procedures guidance Published June 2006

Bone-anchored cystourethropexy (IPG18)

Evidence-based recommendations on bone-anchored cystourethropexy for treating stress urinary incontinence in women

Interventional procedures guidance Published November 2003

Percutaneous cementoplasty for palliative treatment of bony malignancies (IPG179)

Evidence-based recommendations on percutaneous cementoplasty for palliative treatment of bony malignancies

Interventional procedures guidance Published June 2006

Tonsillectomy using ultrasonic scalpel (IPG178)

Evidence-based recommendations on tonsillectomy (removing tonsils) using ultrasonic scalpel (high-energy waves to cut tonsils and stop bleeding)

Interventional procedures guidance Published June 2006

Short-term circulatory support with left ventricular assist devices as a bridge to cardiac transplantation or recovery (IPG177)

Evidence-based recommendations on short-term circulatory support with left ventricular assist devices (LVAD) as a bridge to heart transplantation or recovery

Interventional procedures guidance Published June 2006

Percutaneous fetal balloon valvuloplasty for pulmonary atresia with intact ventricular septum (IPG176)

Evidence-based recommendations on percutaneous fetal balloon valvuloplasty for pulmonary atresia with intact ventricular septum (PAIVS)

Interventional procedures guidance Published May 2006

High dose rate brachytherapy in combination with external-beam radiotherapy for localised prostate cancer (IPG174)

Evidence-based recommendations on high dose rate (HDR) brachytherapy in combination with external-beam radiotherapy (EBRT) for localised prostate cancer

Interventional procedures guidance Published May 2006

Laparoscopic helium plasma coagulation for the treatment of endometriosis (IPG171)

Evidence-based recommendations on laparoscopic helium plasma coagulation (plasma beam) for treating endometriosis

Interventional procedures guidance Published May 2006

Living-donor lung transplantation for end-stage lung disease (IPG170)

Evidence-based recommendations on living-donor lung transplantation for end-stage lung disease

Interventional procedures guidance Published May 2006

Holmium laser prostatectomy (IPG17)

Evidence-based recommendations on holmium laser prostatectomy (removal of the prostate) for treating Benign prostatic obstruction (BPO)

Interventional procedures guidance Published November 2003

Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation for atrial fibrillation (IPG168)

Evidence-based recommendations on percutaneous radiofrequency ablation for atrial fibrillation (AF)

Interventional procedures guidance Published April 2006

Retrograde urethral sphincterometry (IPG167)

Evidence-based recommendations on retrograde uretral sphincterometry (to test urethral function)

Interventional procedures guidance Published April 2006

Balloon kyphoplasty for vertebral compression fractures (IPG166)

Evidence-based recommendations on balloon kyphoplasty for vertebral compression fractures (osteoporotic breaks in the back)

Interventional procedures guidance Published April 2006

Photorefractive (laser) surgery for the correction of refractive errors (IPG164)

Evidence-based recommendations on photorefractive (laser) surgery (LASIK, LASEK, PRK) to correct refractive errors (myopia/astigmatism/hyperopia/presbyopia)

Interventional procedures guidance Published March 2006

Stent-graft placement in abdominal aortic aneurysm (IPG163)

Evidence-based recommendations on stent-graft placement in abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA/bulging aorta)

Interventional procedures guidance Published March 2006

Intraoperative red blood cell salvage during radical prostatectomy or radical cystectomy (IPG258)

Evidence-based recommendations on intraoperative red blood cell salvage during radical surgery to remove the prostate gland or bladder

Interventional procedures guidance Published April 2008

Allogeneic pancreatic islet cell transplantation for type 1 diabetes mellitus (IPG257)

Evidence-based recommendations on allogeneic pancreatic islet cell transplantation for treating type 1 diabetes mellitus

Interventional procedures guidance Published April 2008

Intraoperative nerve monitoring during thyroid surgery (IPG255)

Evidence-based recommendations on intraoperative nerve monitoring during thyroid surgery

Interventional procedures guidance Published March 2008

Endobronchial ultrasound-guided transbronchial needle aspiration for mediastinal masses (IPG254)

Evidence-based recommendations on endobronchial ultrasound-guided transbronchial needle aspiration (EBUS-TBNA) for mediastinal masses

Interventional procedures guidance Published February 2008

Laparoscopic mobilisation of the greater omentum for breast reconstruction (IPG253)

Evidence-based recommendations on laparoscopic mobilisation of the greater omentum (keyhole surgery) for breast reconstruction

Interventional procedures guidance Published February 2008

Laser-assisted cerebral vascular anastomosis without temporary arterial occlusion (IPG252)

Evidence-based recommendations on laser-assisted cerebral vascular anastomosis without temporary arterial occlusion

Interventional procedures guidance Published February 2008

Laparo-endogastric surgery (IPG25)

Evidence-based recommendations on laparo-endogastric (laparoscopic endoluminal) surgery for treating gastric wall lesions

Interventional procedures guidance Published December 2003

Ultrasound-guided catheterisation of the epidural space (IPG249)

Evidence-based recommendations on ultrasound-guided catheterisation of the epidural space to give pain relief or an anaesthetic

Interventional procedures guidance Published January 2008

Thoracoscopic excision of mediastinal parathyroid tumours (IPG247)

Evidence-based recommendations on thoracoscopic excision (keyhole surgery) of mediastinal parathyroid tumours in the chest

Interventional procedures guidance Published December 2007

Hybrid procedure for interim management of hypoplastic left heart syndrome in neonates (IPG246)

Evidence-based recommendations on hybrid procedure for interim management of hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS) in newborn babies

Interventional procedures guidance Published December 2007

Thoracoscopically assisted mitral valve surgery (IPG245)

Evidence-based recommendations on thoracoscopically assisted mitral valve surgery (keyhole surgery)

Interventional procedures guidance Published December 2007

Thoracoscopic aortopexy for severe primary tracheomalacia (IPG243)

Evidence-based recommendations on thoracoscopic aortopexy (keyhole surgery) for treating severe primary tracheomalacia

Interventional procedures guidance Published December 2007

Soft-palate implants for obstructive sleep apnoea (IPG241)

Evidence-based recommendations on soft-palate implants for treating obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA)

Interventional procedures guidance Published November 2007

Soft-palate implants for simple snoring (IPG240)

Evidence-based recommendations on soft-palate implants for treating simple snoring

Interventional procedures guidance Published November 2007

Cryotherapy for malignant endobronchial obstruction (IPG142)

Evidence-based recommendations on cryotherapy for malignant endobronchial obstruction (lung lesions caused by cancer)

Interventional procedures guidance Published November 2005