development

A skill development initiative is establishing interventional radiology across Africa and Asia

An organised skill development initiative that started in late 2015 offering interventional radiology (IR) training for eight emerging economies has precipitated the development of...
Centerline

Centerline Biomedical’s surgical positioning system gets FDA clearance

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted 510(k) clearance to Centerline Biomedical’s Intra-Operative Positioning System (IOPS), a device used in endovascular procedures...
diversity

New BSIR Women and Diversity committee aims to boost proportion of female IRs

The British Society of Interventional Radiology (BSIR) established a Women and Diversity committee earlier this year, with the aim of overcoming obstacles to women...
hours

Capping medical residency hours does not hamper new doctors’ quality of training

When new rules capped training hours for medical residents at 80 hours per week in 2003, critics worried that the change would leave physicians-in-training...

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