Interventional oncology: guidance for service delivery, second edition

Reference: 
RCR(17)2
Date: 
2017
Review Date: 
2020

The second edition of Interventional oncology: guidance for service delivery outlines best practice in interventional oncology (in this context, interventional oncology is used to refer to interventional radiological techniques used in the diagnosis, treatment or palliation of patients with cancer). It looks at current models of practice and ensures that areas of clinical responsibility are clear, highlighting the importance of interventional radiology procedure being part of the multidisciplinary care pathway of patients. These guidelines do not relate to specific procedures but provide generic best practice round provision of a safe, high-quality service, including data collection, outcome measures and quality assurance.