Key principles to qualify as an ICUC center:

  • Acceptance to receive an ICUC team to register surgical procedures

  • Continuous and complete registration of every relevant step of the surgical procedure performed by selected surgeons during a predefined registration period with no possibility of change of original data

  • Minimum registration period of 2 weeks

  • Selection of surgeons and surgical techniques by the recording center prior to recording

  • Access to follow up data of recorded cases

  • Patient’s informed consent for the medical use of recorded images

  • Acceptance to periodically receive an independent auditor to confirm compliance with the aforementioned principles.