Patient Information Leaflets

UHCW Patient Information Leaflets are available for the following procedures:

ANGIOGRAM / ANGIOPLASTY

ASCITIC DRAIN INSERTION

BALLOON OCCLUSION OF INTERNAL ILIAC ARTERIES

IMAGE GUIDED BIOPSY

CT GUIDED LUNG BIOPSY

IMAGE GUIDED DRAIN INSERTION

FISTULOGRAM / FISTULOPLASTY

HICKMAN LINE INSERTION

IMAGE GUIDED TUMOUR ABLATION

IVC FILTER INSERTION / REMOVAL

NEPHROSTOMY INSERTION

PERCUTANEOUS TRANSHEPATIC CHOLANGIOGRAM (PTC) DRAIN INSERTION

PERCUTANEOUS TRANSHEPATIC CHOLANGIOGRAM (PTC) STENT INSERTION

RENAL ANGIOGRAM / ANGIOPLASTY

RADIOLOGICALLY INSERTED GASTROSTOY (RIG) INSERTION

SUPRAPUBIC CATHETER (SPC) INSERTION

TRANSARTERIAL CHEMOEMBOLISATION (TACE) OF LIVER TUMOUR

URETERIC STENT INSERTION

UTERINE FIBROID EMBOLISATION

VARICOCOELE EMBOLISATION

VERTEBROPLASTY

Further information leaflets are available from the British Society of Interventional Radiology (BSIR) website:

https://www.bsir.org/patients/patient-information-leaflets/