Population screening programmes – collection

AAA screening: supporting documents

Read operational and training guidance for providers of local NHS abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) screening programmes.

Healthcare professionals working in the NHS abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) screening programme can use these documents to ensure all staff have the training required to carry out screening.

Patient leaflets

  1. Abdominal aortic aneurysm screening: how it works

    • 2 January 2015
    • Guidance
  2. Making an informed choice about AAA screening

    • 6 January 2014
    • Promotional material
  3. Abdominal aortic aneurysm screening: invitation leaflet

    • 17 March 2015
    • Promotional material
  4. Abdominal aortic aneurysm: patient data use

    • 2 January 2015
    • Promotional material
  5. Monitoring your small abdominal aortic aneurysm

    • 17 March 2015
    • Promotional material
  6. Monitoring your medium abdominal aortic aneurysm

    • 17 March 2015
    • Promotional material
  7. Screening results: large abdominal aortic aneurysm

    • 17 March 2015
    • Promotional material

Training

The documents in this collection are to support the training of staff who deliver AAA screening services.

  1. AAA screening: clinical guidance and scope of practice

    • 15 December 2014
    • Guidance

Operational guidance

The documents in this collection are to support health professionals to deliver Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) screening as part of the NHS AAA Screening Programme (NAAASP).

  1. AAA screening: standard operating procedures

    • 27 July 2011
    • Guidance
  2. AAA screening: clinical guidance and scope of practice

    • 15 December 2014
    • Guidance
  3. AAA screening: waiting times standards

    • 1 October 2014
    • Guidance
  4. AAA: secondary ultrasound screening

    • 1 February 2014
    • Guidance
  5. AAA screening: protocol for reporting deaths

    • 1 July 2014
    • Guidance
  6. NHS England and Wales abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) screening programmes joint working agreement

    • 20 September 2013
    • Guidance
  7. AAA screening: pathway standards and service objectives

    • 1 April 2015
    • Guidance
  8. AAA screening: validate annual pathway standards

    • 1 April 2015
    • Guidance
  9. Abdominal aortic aneurysm screening: ultrasound equipment guidance

    • 1 December 2014
    • Guidance