High radiation dose to operator with prostatic artery embolization, until imaging is optimised

According to our results, the physician who performs prostatic artery embolization procedures, even with a ceiling suspended shield, would reach the annual radiation limit...

PAIRS meeting showcases interventional radiology trends in the Middle East

The 2017 edition of the annual PAIRS meeting was held in Dubai 15–18 March and reflected the growing enthusiasm of the interventional radiology community...

MIRACLE I demonstrates high tumour control rate for drug-eluting microspheres

Goetz Richter, Clinic for Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Stuttgart, Germany, presented breaking data from the Miracle 1 multicentre hepatocellular carcinoma trial at The Symposium...

Navigation opens new perspectives for percutaneous interventions

Navigation systems have been developed to increase target accuracy, reduce procedure time, reduce procedure cost and, if, possible to reduce radiation exposure, writes Miltiadis...