BSIR Biliary Stent Registry

Topic: Percutaneous biliary intervention

Aim:   To assess current practice in biliary drainage and stenting. To look at performance of different stents and develop standards of practice.

Target group: All patients undergoing percutaneous biliary stent placement.

Collaborator: British Society of Gastrointestinal and Abdominal Radiologists

Coordinator: Dr Raman Uberoi, Consultant Radiologist, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford

Current status: Data collection continues.


If you are within the NHSN3 Network, please use the following link:

If you are accessing the BSIR National Biliary Drainage & Stent Registry registry from the Internet, please use the following link:


BSIR published the first biliary drainage and stent audit report in 2009 from data submitted to this registry. This initial report focused on key outcomes in biliary drainage and stenting: mortality, complications, procedural success and relief of symptoms. To read the report, please download the following PDF