Transmyocardial laser revascularisation for refractory angina pectoris
This is an extract from the guidance. The complete guidance is available at guidance.nice.org.uk/ipg301
3 Further information
3.1 NICE has published interventional procedures guidance on percutaneous laser revascularisation for refractory angina pectoris and technology appraisal guidance on myocardial perfusion scintigraphy for the diagnosis and management of angina and myocardial infarction. NICE is developing a clinical guideline on the management of stable angina [Now published as 'The management of stable angina'].
NICE has produced information on this procedure for patients and carers ('Understanding NICE guidance'). It explains the nature of the procedure and the guidance issued by NICE, and has been written with patient consent in mind.