Tag: interventional

Using the transradial approach in visceral embolization has huge benefits for...

Christoph Binkert (Kantonsspital, Winterthur, Switzerland) tells Interventional News at CIRSE 2018 in Lisbon, Portugal, that the transradial approach is rapidly gaining momentum in Europe...

Embolization for trauma should be performed only by highly trained and...

Robert Morgan, St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK, discusses the role of interventional radiologists (IRs) in trauma embolization; and whether other...

New augmented reality system lets IRs “literally see through the patient”

European Radiology Experimental has recently published a study on a new augmented reality system that is able to accurately guide interventional oncology procedures. A three-step...

ECR 2018: Will immunotherapy revolutionise cancer care?

Evasion of the immune system is an important mechanism in the development and progression of cancers. Cancer immunotherapies are a promising class of therapeutic...

Mark Breedlove and DJ Sirota to lead new Cook Medical business...

Cook Medical has announced the leaders of its two new business divisions. Mark Breedlove has been named vice president of Cook’s Vascular division and...

OsteoCool RF ablation system gets expanded indication for palliative treatment of...

Medtronic has announced that the US FDA has cleared an expanded indication for the OsteoCool radiofrequency (RF) ablation system. Originally cleared for use in the...

Argon sells critical care platform to Merit

Argon has announced that it has completed the sale of its Critical Care Unit including a manufacturing facility in Yishun, Singapore and related commercial...