HULL AND EAST YORKSHIRE HOSPITALS NHS TRUST REFERRAL CRITERIA

Referral criteria are hosted on this website to make them easily available to all referrers to the relevant Hospital Departments.

PLAIN FILM & FLUOROSCOPY
(INC. INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY)

Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust Radiology Department’s current IR(ME)R protocols, including referral criteria.

Current referral criteria for plain film radiological requests from GPs
Issued: July 2016

Current referral criteria for radiological plain film, theatre and screening exposures based on clinical indications
Issued: July 2016

Current protocol under which Radiographers are entitled to request MRI orbits, and authorise extended radiological views based on clinical indications
Issued: Dec 2014

Current referral criteria for interventional radiological procedures
Issued: Oct 2015

COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY (CT)

Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust Radiology Department’s current referral criteria for CT examinations.

OTHER DEPARTMENTS

Referral criteria for other departments in the Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust.

This document provides advice for referrers to the Nuclear Medicine Department at Hull & East Yorkshire Hospitals. Valid clinical indications are listed for routine diagnostic and therapeutic procedures.

Referral criteria for mammography and associated examinations.
Issue: January 2016

NATIONAL (UK) REFERRAL GUIDELINES

Links to relevant national guidelines on referral for x-ray examinations can be found below.

The latest edition of The Royal College of Radiologists (RCR’s) imaging referral guidelines, iRefer.

Faculty of General Dental Practitioners (UK) guidance on indications for radiographic investigation, covering the use of radiographs for the developing dentition, endodontic assessment, caries diagnosis, periodontal assessment, and implantology. The latest edition includes digital radiography, CBCT and paediatric radiography.

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Queen's Centre for Oncology & Haematology
Castle Hill Hospital
Cottingham
East Yorkshire
HU16 5JQ
U.K.

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