Proposed Type B list
29. The consultation proposed that the medical procedures listed below should be specified as Type B pre-death procedures.
- Carrying out radiological imaging which requires moving a patient from their existing location, including:
- Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
- Computerised Tomography (CT) scan
- Transthoracic echocardiography
- Skin biopsy
- Scraping or swabbing of a body orifice (other than mouth, nostril or ear canal).