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

    • Guidance
  2. Making an informed choice about AAA screening

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

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

    • Promotional material
  5. Monitoring your small abdominal aortic aneurysm

    • Promotional material
  6. Monitoring your medium abdominal aortic aneurysm

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

    • 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

    • 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

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

    • Guidance
  3. AAA screening: waiting times standards

    • Guidance
  4. AAA: secondary ultrasound screening

    • Guidance
  5. AAA screening: protocol for reporting deaths

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

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

    • Guidance
  8. AAA screening: validate annual pathway standards

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

    • Guidance