Gireesh Mukund Warawdekar

“Interventional radiology has always been characterised by its innovative spirit. We are now seeing progress with new procedures being developed to create percutaneous arteriovenous fistulae....

Gregory John Slater

"War (as in turf war) is an emotional word because in wars, people get hurt. I believe we truly care about the patients we...

Constantinos T Sofocleous

“As interventional radiology is established as a free standing specialty, an international outreach effort to establish guidelines for different interventional treatments is certainly needed,”...

Gabriel Bartal

“In the early days, I used to have to cut a 7F plastic tube, make side holes, send it off for sterilisation and shape...

Lindsay Machan

“Interventional radiologists should not be cavalier about protecting ideas, but focusing on maximising rewards has sidelined more ideas than it has helped individual inventors....

Gao-Jun Teng

In the future, will interventional radiology be a subspecialty of radiology, or surgery? asks Gao-Jun Teng, professor of Radiology, Zhongda Hospital, Southeast University, Nanjing,...

Bien Soo Tan

Bien Soo Tan, senior consultant, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore, and chairman of the Asia Pacific Congress of Cardiovascular and Interventional...

James B Spies

The evolution of embolization over the past decade has been remarkable and it has fundamentally changed our field, James B Spies, professor of Radiology,...

Francisco Cesar Carnevale

Francisco Cesar Carnevale tells Interventional News why prostatic artery embolization is an amazing procedure and why more needs to be done for paediatric interventional...

Liz Kenny

Internationally-renowned radiation oncologist, Liz Kenny, a longstanding supporter of interventional radiology, shares her views in Interventional News. Kenny, who is senior radiation oncologist at...

Iain Robertson

Iain Robertson is the current president of the British Society of Interventional Radiology (BSIR) and is the co-author of Interventional radiology: a survival guide,...

Chuck Ray

Chuck Ray is a professor and vice chair of radiology at University of Colorado, Colorado, USA. He has served as a Lieutenant Colonel in...

Scott Goodwin

Scott Goodwin spoke to Interventional News about his aims as the next president of the Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR), his role in pioneering...

Luigi Solbiati

“Refusing an interventional oncology procedure if it is not clinically or technically indicated, or if it is exceedingly risky, should not be perceived as...

Kyung J Cho

Kyung J Cho, William Martel Professor, Department of Radiology, Vascular/Interventional Radiology, University of Michigan Health Systems, USA, was awarded the 2012 SIR Gold Medal...

Anna Maria Belli

A former president of the British Society of Interventional Radiology (BSIR) and current vice president of the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe...

Riccardo Lencioni

As a former football referee, Riccardo Lencioni tells Interventional News readers how important it is to respect the rules —how important it is to...

Timothy P Murphy

The most interesting developments in interventional radiology at this moment are: the expanding role for interventional radiologists in acute stroke care, the opportunities afforded...

James F Benenati

James F Benenati, medical director of the Noninvasive Vascular Lab, Baptist Cardiac and Vascular Institute, has recently taken up the presidency of the Society...

Jan Peregrin

Jan Peregrin, CIRSE president 2009, told Interventional News that the miniaturisation of interventional devices hold great promise and that this will allow many clincial...

David Kessel

The new president of the British Society of Interventional Radiology, David Kessel, told Interventional News how interventional radiology has a growing role in major...

Malgorzata Szczerbo-Trojanowska

Poland’s most senior interventional radiologist, and president of ECR 2010, told Interventional News how she felt when she joined a male-dominated field, why she...

Ernst-Peter Strecker

Professor Ernst-Peter Strecker invented his first bare metal stent in around 1985. He was also one of the first to implant a stent in...

Brian Stainken

Interventional News’ Co-Editor-in-Chief, and new president of the Society of Interventional Radiology, Brian Stainken, on "organising the aisles" of the interventional superstore, and the...

Afshin Gangi

Professor Afshin Gangi is a well-respected interventional radiologist from the University Hospital of Strasbourg, France. He recently spoke to Interventional News about his career...

Peter Gaines

Interventional News talks to Peter Gaines, current President of the British Society of International Radiology (BSIR), about the important issues facing IR today, how...

Gireesh Mukund Warawdekar

Gregory John Slater

Constantinos T Sofocleous